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NameDescriptionWritten
america0 why we are at war 3/23/03
america1 democracy versus the republic 8/10/03
america4 a rant about the plunder of natural resources 6/29/01
america5 don't confuse the past with the present 6/18/01
america6 why is America not a revolutionary country? 11/26/99
america7 elections can be depressing 11/7/02
america8 is the past behind us or not? 4/7/03
america9 GWB has depleted my freedom and serotonin 9/25/03
bill of rights1 how little do we understand what these mean? 11/30/99
bill of rights2 tolerance and its limits 11/30/99
bill of rights3 freedom of speech for corporations? 12/1/99
bill of rights4 oh sweet freedom, how best to protect you? 11/4/01
brain The brain is an organ 8/4/16
calendar1 a little idea to improve the way calendars work 12/4/00
capital1 a basic diatribe about our failure to use our wealth 12/2/99
capital2 a harsh indictment of the forces of capital 12/2/99
capital3 a piece on the consumer/advertising feedback loop 12/2/99
capital4 about the false promise of entrepreneurism 7/26/00
capital5 balancing wealth with other human needs 5/6/00
capital6 economic meddling in the former Soviet republics 10/18/00
corner store my little local chain store concept 6/25/04
drugs they're bad, don't use them, unless... 12/27/01
family1 some words about the advantages of group living 8/1/00
fillmore footnotes I investigate some suspect sourcing 9/3/06
freedom1 a rambling piece about party politics 8/4/92
freedom2 the minimal boundaries of personal freedom 12/2/99
freedom3 does freedom even exist? 3/29/01
gender1 a radical view of men and women I hold very dear 8/1/00
health random musings on the lifetime cost of health care 1/30/07
human1 human nature: part one 8/18/01
human2 human nature: part two 8/18/01
human3 human nature: part three 8/18/01
hunger2 half a loaf is better... 4/24/03
icono2 mainstream culture vs. outcast ideas 4/14/02
idiots3 intelligent design? 12/21/05
israel give the Jews a chunk of Texas! 7/16/02
juvenilia Stylistic ramblings in pottery land 10/1/14
machines an essay about the devices we create 10/17/00
massacre metal detectors in schools??? 4/26/99
money1 I guess we all need some $ to get by! 7/7/00
needs1 the needs a human culture must meet 11/26/99
needs2 the needs of a human being 12/2/99
news1 a little 'current events' reality check 11/4/01
northern eyes a song about war from ruins 7/9/97
oilwar1 the first 'made for TV' war provokes my dissent 2/6/91
oilwar2 dissent is more frustrating when it is in the majority 3/19/03
peace ...I'm tired of writing about war 1/8/04
peace1 give it a chance 10/22/01
peace2 I guess this qualifies as sarcasm 12/26/02
polisci1 a vague platform for a non-existent political party 11/26/99
polisci10 foreign aid distribution formula 10/30/02
polisci11 another attempt at a party platform for the left 11/7/02
polisci12 why liberal talk radio won't work 3/19/03
polisci13 a true conservative political platform 3/24/03
polisci14 revolution and counter-revolution 4/8/03
polisci16 if I were elected president... 8/03/03
polisci17 a peculiar proposition: jump ship to save it! 10/14/03
polisci2 an essay on aggression among humans 4/19/99
polisci21 why I don't want to live forever 1/9/06
polisci22 the asymmetry of symmetrical policy assumptions 1/31/07
polisci3 some thoughts about government (unknown)
polisci4 some blueprints for my 'utopia,' maybe 8/18/00
polisci5 exporting more than poverty 5/16/01
polisci6 what is 'self government?' 5/4/01
polisci7 the useless so-called 'dismal science' 6/29/01
polisci8 power versus leadership 4/30/02
polisci9 a couple of my dumb bright ideas 11/7/02
poverty1 the view from the bottom? 11/26/99
privacy1 just a few simple words 12/2/99
prometheus a harsh and tragic outburst of ego 1/21/03
revolution a few riffs on a phrase or two from poverty1 11/26/99
robot automation reintroduces the dismal science 3/23/04
terror1 a day that will echo for a long, long time 9/11/01
testing0 testing out of testing... 3/26/02
time0 just a man of my times... 1/02/02
trump d If Trump had won the Presidency as a Democrat 7/11/17
unbelief a little poem about the sentimentalisation of war 1/9/00
union the state of employee organization today 2/2/07
utopia how to really engineer a perfect society 6/13/04
village song about perspective from ruins 9/23/04
vocab1 required vocabulary words for todays graduate 11/26/99
vote 2002 11 05 my get out and vote poster 11/4/02
voting1 why vote? here's a reason or two! 8/27/00
war I could stop writing these, yes, I would like that... 10/8/01
war1 who would Jesus kill? 4/8/03
war2 support the troops? 4/17/03
war4 about asymmetries in war 8/14/06
war 2003 3 19 this war is insane, with rebuttal 3/19/03
war 2003 3 20 patriotism is the last refuge 3/20/03
war 2003 3 21 fight the real terrorists 3/21/03
war 2003 3 22 ignore the war 3/22/03
war 2003 4 03 high crimes and misdemeanors 4/3/03
war 2003 4 13 a new motto for America? 4/13/03
we have won a poem about war and glory (unknown)
wealth1 what is wealth for? 11/26/99
wealth2 a diatribe about pop music, politics, and money 1992
wealth3 what are we working harder for? Aug. 2001
wealth4 the beginning of a really bad piece on economics 3/19/03
wealth5 better ways to spend the cash, George 5/16/03
 
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