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Eighties Cars At The 2014 Barrett-Jackson Palm Beach

This year’s Barrett-Jackson Palm Beach auction included some interesting vehicles. As usual, I’ll concentrate on the 1980s cars (and some trucks) that sold and add some of my opinions. 358 more words


Rape investigation botched: more evidence that little was done to investigate Jameis Winston

Going back to football season, I had paid attention to the alleged sexual assault committed by Florida State star quarterback Jameis Winston. Something always seemed off about the case. 700 more words


Israel, Palestine and Denial: A response to “When will Netanyahu nail himself to the cross?”

In a recent edition of The Japan Times (16 April, 2014), columnist Jeffrey Goldberg published an article about the peace process between Palestine and the Jewish State of Israel. 588 more words


Methodological Hubris Again

There is an article about dwarf planets I found I am annoyed with.  For one thing, someone named the newest discovery after Vice-President Biden because the designation “VP” came with it.  360 more words


Happy Easter Cake

Taking Cake Decorating Classes is just another art form, so today I decided to practice a couple of my new skills on a three layer Easter Matterhorn cake, filled with caramel creme and frosted with Hershey’s chocolate frosting. 564 more words


Keith Wilson, An Appreciation of the Poet, the Friend

Shaman of the Desert

Keith Wilson’s Shaman of the Desert, Collected Poems (1965-2001) is a massive volume of over 1100 pages containing works from at least a couple dozen of his books. 2,145 more words