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Our Favorite Things in 2017

Blowhard, Esq. writes: As you will quickly notice, we’re a grouchy, grumpy lot, all of whom are too old to keep up with new things, so this list consists of our favorite things we encountered this year whether or not … Continue reading

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Book Notes: “A Disease in the Public Mind”

Blowhard, Esq.¬†writes: All of the brouhaha over Confederate statues has rekindled my interest in the Civil War, so I decided to work my way through some of the books that have been cluttering my shelves. The first one is this … Continue reading

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Juxtaposin’: Liberty Leading the People

Blowhard, Esq. writes: HT to Fenster for coming up with this idea.

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