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The Best Speech Never Given: Phantom of the Continental Congress

“Bad literature is a form of treason” – Joseph Brodsky

I don’t know about you, but when I’m plotting treason against the King, I find it very important to know who is in the room.  3,550 more words

Anthropology

Testing, testing...

I’ve been lobbing some “softball” (non-controversial) posts lately and, being a trailblazer at heart, I have a need to throw us into the deeper end of the pool for some adventuresome theological dialogue. 130 more words

Christianity

Anomalies

Like the Rudolf pimple that appears on my nose apex
Or the birthmark near my shoulder joint

Or perhaps it is found in poems, like a how a break-up… 208 more words

Poetry

"Bermuda Triangle" on Monsters and Mysteries Unsolved

Ships go missing!- – Planes vanish without a trace! – – Are strange forces at work, or is the Bermuda Triangle just a myth?  In another episode focusing on the paranormal and mysteries rather than cryptozoology,  380 more words

Television

By Gum!

Flat

that is to say
unbevelled vinyl surfaces,
colours range from black to white.
How did it get here?
Suspended in thin air
hanging motionless… 7 more words

Poetry

Clowning Around: At Play in the Uncanny Valley

“I had a friend who was a clown. When he died, all his friends went to the funeral in one car” – Steven Wright

I don’t fear clowns.  1,219 more words

Anthropology

Japanese steel in French nuclear facilities found to have high impurity level

The concentration of impurity in steel a Japanese manufacturer supplied to nuclear facilities in France exceeded the standards set by the European country, Japan’s nuclear watchdog said Wednesday, meaning the steel could be weaker than expected. 296 more words

Japan