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Time to Get My Drink On Again!

It’s Beer Fest time again!  We’ll be there tonight, in case any of you are locals going.   Basically everything from this post from last year applies, except I’m not going to even attempt to take notes on the beer.   282 more words


The Story Behind a 1920 Communist's Speech in Ann Arbor

Marxism in Washtenaw County, just west of Detroit, was little more than a novelty before the First World War. Daniel De Leon’s Socialist Labour Party… 1,205 more words


Vyavasāyātmikā buddhih

Krsna says in Bhagavad Gita that those who are on this path are resolute in purpose and their aim is one. Srila Prabhupada explains “A strong faith that by Kṛṣṇa consciousness one will be elevated to the highest perfection of life is called  324 more words


Man Takes Own Life After Reportedly Stabbing Victim, Fleeing

WASHTENAW COUNTY (WWJ) – A stretch of northbound US- 23, near the Washtenaw and Livingston County line, was closed for over two hours following a police chase of a stabbing suspect, who then apparently took his own life on Monday afternoon. 119 more words


CloverEats: Pho House in Ypsi

When we first visited Pho House, right after it opened, its sign still read “Fat Philly”.  Since then, they’ve gotten an actual sign, but the rest of the building still could do with some remodeling.

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Blood and donuts

An older homeless man slept behind us. He laid face down in the grass, flies swarmed him, crawling in and out of his blue crocs shoes and nesting themselves on and inside his bandaged ankles. 454 more words


Children are the best

Today there was a gaggle of (presumably) mostly Palestinians and their hipster passerby sympathizers on what was still from our perspective ‘Krishna’s Corner’ chanting with varied enthusiasm slogans about the necessity of Israel not being ass holes anymore.   514 more words