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Irish Famine

Well that’s just goddamn irritating.

If there’s one thing I can’t stand it’s losing another pub. The Irish pub down by our marina was closed when I stopped by today. 139 more words

Life

Bastards of Smokin' Aces

2006 may well be remembered for the likes of 300, Casino Royale, and Snakes on a Plane, but it also had a few lesser movies worthy of note. 2,783 more words

Film Review

Marking time

It’s that time of year again, when I spend days on end ploughing through coursework folders. I’ve yet to see a way in which I could find the time to mark this work without occupying my so-called holiday. 573 more words

Musings

From Prosemachine to Happygore to.....THIS? & Upcoming Horror stories

I doubt my earliest followers are still around. Most of them ran far away when I changed to happygore.com and published a bunch of raunchy shit. 546 more words

Writing

Ooooo, so close!

Pete Morici calls for an end to the income tax.  Huzzah!  But wait, his suggested alternative is worse:

Just about everyone agrees our complex personal and corporate income tax laws are too painful and expensive — tax filing, record keeping and the like cost at least $170 billion a year.

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Government Shenanigans

Learn About All The Bastards Of Westeros In This New 'Game Of Thrones' Teaser


Most of us don’t put too much thought into the insult “bastard” when we throw it around. But back in the day, being called a bastard wasn’t just a generalized insult, it was a legitimate assault on your position in society and your worth as a human being. 133 more words

TV

Real median income has been flat for 20 years

That’s the word from Guggenheim Partners:

Despite ultra-loose monetary policies over the past several years, incomes adjusted for inflation have fallen for the median U.S.

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Government Shenanigans