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OH YES THEY DO: Polls Say Americans Prefer to Live Around Armed People

Just 22% of Likely U.S. Voters would feel safer living in a neighborhood where nobody was allowed to own a gun over one where they could have a gun for their own protection… 226 more words
Politics

Strolling Through Polling

Because they float on the wind of public perception, polls can be less than ideal benchmarks for the nation’s health; polls do not account for voter education, or the lack thereof. 1,023 more words

Government

Award for advocacy

I was happily surprised last Monday to receive the ALS Association Rasmussen advocate of the year award. Jill and ALSA’s Steve Gibson tricked me by saying I should prepare a few remarks for the luncheon. 181 more words

Prose

Joan Rasmussen

I had a handful of favorite artists at Houston’s  Bayou City Art Festival this year.  Joan Rasmussen was one of them.

She creates sculptures out of found objects by adding correctly proportioned heads, arms and legs.   190 more words

Texas