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Amusing form of government

Here are a couple of quotations to begin the week:

H. L. Mencken loved the spectacle of democracy, and conceded the American system “provides the only really amusing form of government ever endured by mankind.” 223 more words

Democratic Institutions

Miss Conduct Takes First at J-Fest!

Huge congratulations to James Freedman and Team Miss Conduct on cleaning up at J-Fest Southwest held at Lakewood Yacht Club this weekend!

We had four terrific teams compete at Lakewood this weekend, including… 134 more words


DCYC teams at J/24 Worlds in Toronto

We are proud of our two J/24 teams who traveled to Canada to participate in the J/24 Worlds regatta.

Team Miss Conduct and Team Bad Moon both did the Club and Texas proud. 35 more words


Voices from the Morning of the Earth

Complete George Crumb Edition, Volume 17: Voices from the Morning of the Earth (American Songbook VI); An Idyll for the Misbegotten; The Sleeper… 232 more words

Gore’s ‘pronouncements on population may be more embarrassing than his climate predictions’ – WSJ Cites Climate Depot —

What Else Did Al Gore Get Wrong? Over time, the former vice president’s pronouncements on population may be more embarrassing than his climate predictions. Al Gore in France at the Cannes Film Festival in May.

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Climate Matters

THE LAST SHAMAN (2015) review

written by: Raz Degan
produced by: Danny A. Abeckaser, Raz Degan, Nadav Schirman and Ariel Vromen
directed by: Raz Degan
U.S. release date: May 12, 2017 (New York) & May 19, 2107 (L.A.) 1,010 more words

Silicon Valley's Adult Sippy Cup - Blue Bottle Coffee in Palo Alto, California

When attempting to keep an adult away from their bottle (of wine), I often find that coffee meetings do the trick. Luckily for those of us who live and work in Silicon Valley, … 476 more words