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It’s up to you, NY

Election reform advocates bashed New York’s closed primary system for leaving millions of voters locked out of next Tuesday’s presidential primary. The state has a closed primary, only allowing people registered with a particular party to cast ballots in that … Continue reading

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American Dick

Dicks are fine, first of all. They have an important function. If we’re going to call it a “Man’s World,” if that’s really how it is, then we must acknowledge that the world runs on dick. Amarillo is a version … Continue reading

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Trump: Making gong-ringers happy everywhere

It’s like watching bad porn. Maybe his story can be a cautionary tale.  Watching presidential elections unfold is not unlike watching and participating in a gong show. Enticing people, holding their attention, creating a mystique about one’s self is a … Continue reading

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Anarchists, group sex, and the Best Party worked well for Iceland

Anarcho/surrealists took power of the Icelandic government. A comedian ex-punker became mayor of Reykjavik, and it all worked. “More punk, less hell.” http://www.tagesanzeiger.ch/ausland/europa/More-punk-less-hell/story/10069405

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Kinky Friedman for Texas Ag Commissioner

Kinky Friedman could be quite good at the job of Texas Agricultural Commissioner. This blog supports him.  It would be good for the Democratic party too.   http://www.texasforkinky.com  

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Gerrymandering not always a bad thing

Originally posted on High Plains Blogger:
Whether to gerrymander a congressional district, that is the question. I’ve been stewing about this for years, believe it or not. It’s not that I don’t have many important things to ponder, but this…

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