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Obama: America's Semi-Retired President

A lot of Americans, as they become older and more established in their professional lives,  enter a state of “semi-retirement”.

This is a time of their life, when they do not have to work 60 hour weeks in order to pay the bills, and, therefore, on beautiful, sunny days, these American businessmen can often be found with their fellows out of the golf course, or sipping a libation in “the 19th Green”. 883 more words

Politics

Time To Skip A Few Fundraisers

Yesterday Democratic Senator Dianne Feinstein of California was asked about whether President Obama should alter his current schedule, which includes attending a number of fundraising events, so that he can focus more on some of the crises in the world, such as the downing of the passenger jet over the Ukraine by pro-Russian forces, the surge by ISIS in Iraq and Syria, and the escalated Israeli-Palestinian fighting in Gaza.  370 more words

America

Sixpoint Righteous Ale

Cans, cans, cans! I tell you what, living so far away from some of the greatest beers going round, you really learn to appreciate craft beer in a can. 200 more words

Beer

America - The Hypocrisy

America has done it again. In the face of everything that has happened, they still demand that we do more. More what, you ask? They want us to do more to protect civilians in Gaza, and to help them. 1,253 more words

Political

Signs proclaim NO TRESPASSING/
NO FISHING, but he eyeballs
his line and waves anyway.

Quarry derricks web sparkling cable.
Sparrows circus. A beer-swollen
T-shirt carries rod and reel across blue asphalt. 130 more words

Musings

Roosevelt Island Tramway

Taken on 11th July 2014 using a Canon EOS 7D. Taken in New York, USA.
Photography

Review: Let's Get Lost by Adi Alsaid

Hudson has it all figured out. He is going to be a doctor; he already has his admissions interview with the Dean of the University of Mississippi. 453 more words

Reviews