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Major Chords

An Iranian harpsichordist and an Israeli mandolinist, Mahan Esfahani and Avi Avital, show the world what is important. The greatest minds are more interested in whether to create in a “major or a minor chord”, says one of them, than in dredging historic hatreds. 20 more words

Discussions

5 Things To Know For Your New Day - Friday, February 27

“Jihadi John” of ISIS is identified

ISIS JIHADI JOHN

Man behind the mask: You’ve seen him in all those grizzly ISIS beheading videos. He was the masked man with a British accent. 229 more words

National

The Buncombe Report for February 27, 2015

A selection of political claptrap, neither complete nor unbiased.

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A Scott Walker edition.

Hahahaha, sure, Scotty, taking on school teachers… 960 more words

Politics

Ecosophy: Listening to Your Mother

No, I did not skip out on my Environmental Science Class at Dartmouth University EdX this week.  Suffice it to say there is enough fossil based… 494 more words

Writing

THE CASE AGAINST GOVERNOR SCOTT WALKER FOR PRESIDENT

Let me get right to the point of tonight’s blog: we need to do a much better job of selecting presidential candidates. My fellow Americans, this is the future of our country, not a reality show. 449 more words

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