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If You Could Have One Superpower

What would it be?

I like this question. This is my definitive litmus test for blind dates. If someone can give me a well-reasoned argument behind their superpower, whatever it may be, then they pass muster. 757 more words


Gov. Herbert opposes Republican Party 'purity panel'

SALT LAKE CITY — Governor Gary Herbert is with Republican Party leaders when it comes to the state’s caucus convention system. He said he feels like it helps the little guy fight for office against someone with a lot of money or a lot of rich friends, but the governor made clear in his monthly news conference at the University of Utah that he does not support proposals that centralize power with party leaders. 158 more words


Winning Elections: It's the Supreme Court, All Y'all

Later today, the first candidate for the 2016 Democratic presidential nominating contest will throw her hat into the ring.

No, not her. She is doing a great job right where she is. 823 more words

Issues And Activism

Diversity in Local Races

Schleifer at the Chron had an interesting article about the lack of women in the Houston Mayor’s race. Diversity is important, no doubt, but for this avid voter, having a progressive-minded candidate whose policies are on the liberal side of things is a lot more important. 365 more words


Stefan Molyneux on 9/11

I really don’t want to make Stefan Molyneux the star of my blog, but since the last few days I’ve watched several videos on him, and therefore Youtube offers suggestions to other videos that seem interesting, and then I watch it. 2,284 more words


The Ultimate Relationship Litmus Test

Ever since I had my thesis about predictors of organizational commitment, I’ve become interested in other predictive variables. My thesis was about Relationship Commitment as a predictor of Organizational Commitment, and I was surprised about the results of it. 595 more words