Monthly Archives: September 2011

Back to Class

“Ohhh, my back is killing me…” Everyone’s tired of hearing me say that. They still grimace when my fact contorts with a spasm, but after ten years their empathy is a bit patchy. So, I finally did something about it … Continue reading

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DU

I have long struggled to make sense of America’s decision to invade Iraq. After the events of 9/11 it was imperative that the US government do something to bring the perpetrators to justice. But, I have always wondered, as have … Continue reading

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Flintlocks and Flare Guns

“Gangs stash guns for more riots” So reads the headline of a Sky News article. The image of the contraband is telling and bizarre: two flintlocks, two flare guns and an antiquated revolver. This is hardly what I’d think of … Continue reading

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