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The unexpected vice of sentiment

A lot seems to have happened in the Indian polity this past month. While initially I found the social media uproar welcome, showing signs that rationality was not an extinct quality in the world’s largest democracy, the incessant posts which seem to appear on basically every issue, not only seem void of rationale and rather tenuous, but on the whole unnecessary. 968 more words

AIB Roast

Senate Votes To Shake Head And 'Tut Tut' Senator Brandis

A motion to express the Senate’s displeasure with the Attorney-General George Brandis’s treatment of Human Rights Commission president Gillian Triggs using head movements has passed the Senate 35-32. 317 more words


Council Votes: 2/9/15 OAK RIDGE CITY COUNCIL MEETING SUMMARY (ORPD & Censure Issues)

I want to express my sincerest appreciation to and admiration for the countless individuals who participated this night and in the weeks preceding it via letters to the editor, emails and phone calls to council and social media discussions.  1,615 more words

City Council Meeting Results

The Fool Speaks Again


Exactly what did you expect to happen when you imposed a mandate on health care coverage for large commercial entities already known to avoid moral responsibility, Mr. Obama?  Dumbass.


Dona Ana County Treasurer May Yet Lose His Job

While there is currently a petition drive in the city of Las Cruces to recall three city councillors, there may be another initiative shortly to recall the Treasurer for Dona Ana County, David Gutierrez. 801 more words


Quote of the Day

“Political language is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable, and to give an appearance of solidity to pure wind. ”
George Orwell