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Within the Dream

Squeeze the wind from the tartan bags
Pluck the raindrops from the stringed harp
Blow away last year’s leaves with sharp exhales
Upon the flute play the bodhran boom… 29 more words

Poetry

BRET STEPHENS: The Orwellian Obama Presidency

Wall Street Journal: Under Mr. Obama, friends are enemies, denial is wisdom, capitulation is victory.

The humiliating denouement to America’s involvement in Yemen came over the weekend, when U.S. 82 more words

Politics

South Australia set to expand police fingerprinting powers, forced blood tests

John Rau ensures the public that these measures are necessary. Photo: Adelaide Now

South Australians who refuse to submit to on-the-spot fingerprint scans will face up to three months behind bars or a $1250 fine, under promised election proposals by Attorney-General and Deputy Premier, John Rau last year. 586 more words

TOTT News

Ready for what? And why use our kids?

Has anyone noticed the disaster preparation commercials? I’m sure we have all seen them, but has anyone really taken the time to think about them? Why are they running more and more of them? 330 more words

We got Dem King n Burwell blues agin

Big Brutha don’t want no death spiral ’round here

can’t let this Law go down,

cuz they done made this deal downtown:

won’t let Dem peoples experience fear… 212 more words

[VIDEO] Will on Orwellian Email Scandal: The Clintons Could 'Find a Loophole in a Stop Sign'

At The CornerNick Tell writes:

On Fox News Sunday earlier today, George Will had fierce words for both Clintons in the wake of this week’s revelations about Hillary Clinton’s use of a private email server in her time as secretary of state. 111 more words

Mediasphere

Flash Fiction: All The World's A Stage

Good satire is like good horror. They both makes us feel uneasy about our world.

Here’s my attempt to blend the two together, a flash fiction called: 1,082 more words

Writing