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On Presidential Debates, Political Theatre and Shadow Puppets

Tonight’s US Presidential debates between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton will be watched by many around the world, but it would be hard to argue that any of them will be watching with hopes for something of substance.  925 more words


Digital Age

Consumer monkeys will destroy the world.

What profits a man

To own everything

If he must rape the planet

To satisfy his greed.

Has social media… 44 more words


Veganism, Minimalism & Miscellany

If you’re anything like me and you like to spend countless hours scouring the vegan side of the internet, you would not be blamed if you thought to become vegan you need to quit your job, downsize all your belongings and migrate to a tropical climate. 742 more words

Animal Rights


We attempt to hold onto everything because we assume we will never get it back.

Consumerism & The Simpsons

I recently finished reading Planet Simpson: How a Cartoon Masterpiece Documented an Era and Defined a Generation  by Chris Turner as part of my 52 Book Challenge… 1,271 more words


Back Forty Update and Market Report

It finally got cool enough for my butterbeans (or lima beans) to produce again. They will keep going now until a heavy frost.

My field pea crop is winding down. 435 more words

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