Monthly Archives: February 2007

Bill Richardson’s petition for diplomacy with Iran

Diplomacy, Not Attacks Spread it around, round and round the blogosphere. We can’t let Hot Shots, Part Deux, happen. Ahmadinejad isn’t going to make this easy for our diplomats, either, so we need to be ready to grind this one … Continue reading

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Life with Albert

On Monday, Holly and I welcomed Albert into our family. We adopted Albert from the Athens Animal Rescue. He’s a Cocker Spaniel/Golden Retriever mix, weighing in at 32 pounds (per today’s visit to the vet’s office) and is around two … Continue reading

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Georgia debating raising the minimum wage

As I left a state whose voters had just decided to raise the minimum wage, I came to a state whose legislature was considering such a proposal. Georgia legislators will be considering a proposal to raise the minimum wage to … Continue reading

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If I ran things around here: #2

Frequently we hear scuttlebutting on the raising of the minimum wage and its adversarial impact on smaller businesses. This criticism of raising the minimum wage seems to be just and valid, as smaller businesses frequently run on smaller profit margins … Continue reading

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Dick Morris on the future

From Exminer.com: Morris: Hillary will be ‘worst president we’ve ever seen’ Dick Morris is no fan of Sen. Hillary Clinton, having spent much of the past decade writing and speaking out against her. And he took his always-quotable opinions to … Continue reading

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If I ran things around here: #1

I’ve done a variety of working over the past several years, and, yeah, though I’m still young and pretty naive, I have a couple ideas that I think could make America a better place. During the summer of 2005, I … Continue reading

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Rumors abound!

Was it Hillary’s camp who started the Obama madrassah rumors? Wow. While it is not entirely surprising to me that Clinton’s campaign would come out hot and quick on the attack, what is surprising, should this be true, is the … Continue reading

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