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When love comes to town

And, they’re off!

The 2015 municipal election season in Biddeford has started with a bang, according to this story from the Portland Press Herald. 503 more words

Biddeford

Two Aroostook County Democrats want LePage investigated over blogger’s allegations

Spotted this story the other day and wanted to share it.

Two Democratic lawmakers from Aroostook County are asking the Legislature’s Government Oversight Committee to investigate whether Gov.

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Aroostook County

The Bully in the Playhouse

The Maine State Legislature has moved to its summer recess and now the cleanup crews have moved in to scrap the residue of food fights, tantrums, rock throwing, and all around juvenile behavior off the walls of the respective legislative chambers and the Governor’s office. 463 more words

Politics

Pope Francis Asked To Exorcise Maine's LePage Demons

Pope Francis has been asked to come to Maine, Modern Philosophers, to exorcise my state of its LePage Demons.

That would be a reference to Governor Paul LePage, the man who seems hellbent on running Maine into the ground while offending every citizen in the process. 614 more words

Humor

Dog Day Afternoon

Like everyone else in Biddeford, State senator David Dutremble is troubled by the allegations of child sexual abuse that has roiled this city for the past several weeks. 2,754 more words

Biddeford

What I Learned About Maturity from Being Trolled Online

I love Twitter. It’s a great place to see streamlined news, for celebrities to connect with fans, and to see the best and the worst the internet has to offer. 608 more words

What I've Learned

Don't Let Tantrums Dictate Public Policy

The Maine Legislature needs to stand up to the bullying governor.

“The technique of acquiring dictatorship over what has been a democracy… always involves the same mixture of bribery, propaganda and violence.” – Bertrand Russell (1872 – 1970)

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Musings