Monthly Archives: February 2006

Punk/Not Punk?

So for reasons too boring to get into (I know, you’re stunned to find that there’s anything remotely related to my life I’d consider too boring to post on Left of the Dial), I pretty much always write my Left … Continue reading

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Happy Anniversary

So Top Management suddenly said to me today, “Hey! Happy Anniversary!” Which are not words any hubband wants to hear out of the blue. After watching me frantically wracking my brains for any hint of what I missed this time, … Continue reading

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From the Poor Us All to the Rich

So. What would you do with $7,000,000,000? I’m guessing not this: The federal government is on the verge of one of the biggest giveaways of oil and gas in American history, worth an estimated $7 billion over five years. New … Continue reading

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What the–?! A word of the day? A freakin’ word of the day!? But, but, but, Scott, I can hear thousands hundreds dozens some a few maybe one of you mutter, we look forward to Left of the Dial to … Continue reading

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Port Insecurity

This is totally insane: Bush Administration Sells Port Security To Highest Foreign Bidder The Bush administration has granted access to our most important ports to the government of the United Arab Emirates: The Bush administration dismissed the security concerns of … Continue reading

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Faith in Humanity

Sometimes you start to lose faith in humanity. An act as simple as reading the newspaper or watching the evening news or sitting on your front porch and watching neighbors drive unsafely can do it. It happens. You wish it … Continue reading

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Tilting at Windmills

A while back I got accused of tilting at windmills. I’ve been thinking about that ever since. And I think it’s possible that not only was my accuser right, that I was indeed tilting like crazy, I think it’s possible … Continue reading

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