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Cee’s Odd Ball Photo Challenge: Week 41

Odd Ball Photos are those great photos that you take which really don’t seem to fit into a common category.  We’ve all taken them and like them, because we just can’t hit delete and get rid of them. 377 more words

Cee Neuner

"The War On ACORN Must Never Die": The Nonsense Is Back, Republicans Tackling Imaginary Problems

Remember the community group called ACORN? Rest assured, congressional Republicans do.

As regular readers know, I’ve occasionally marveled at the right’s preoccupation with the organization, which permanently closed its doors several years ago. 399 more words


H'Raal from Acorn

In the years since it first appeared, the people of Crystal Falls had found a kind of peace in the shadow of H’raal. They admired H’raal, and felt safe in its presence. 11 more words


The GOP - Fighter of Things that Don't Exist!

The GOP loves a good fight against things that don’t exist. They have spent years trying to “stop voter fraud,” even though all evidence says there has been no more than a scattering of voter fraud in recent history. 125 more words

Conservative Politics

How Much Warming Have School Leavers Seen?

Reports of the recent heatwave and record high temperatures in November (which coincided with the end of schooling for our Year 12 students), have been exciting the media here in Australia, and last week Professor Lesley Hughes of the Climate Council got herself overheated and joined in. 268 more words


“Potential” or “What’s Your Acorn?”

I have a forest in my pocket. It’s not very big right now, in fact it’s just an acorn, but I do have a whole forest in my pocket – or at least the potential for one. 359 more words