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Followup on Faithless Electors

Four months ago, I wondered whether there would be faithless electors in this election. And as it turned out, there were. Nine of them, in fact, of whom six were successful. That seems like a lot: according to Wikipedia, these days there are … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Rules

This year, I’m hosting Thanksgiving. Hooray! I’m a grownup! I’m looking forward to it. There are, however, some rules: Smoking: As the saying goes, there is no heaven or hell; just smoking and non-smoking. To that end, there will be … Continue reading

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I’m Back, Baby!

For some time, now, I’ve been thinking of moving this blag off of my private server and onto someone else’s network. The straw that finally broke out a pack of Camels was when, a few months ago, someone exploited a … Continue reading

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Ramp Closed. Use Next Exit

(See what I did there? It’s because my site is a fill-in-the-blank on the Information Superhighway. Get it?) The more eagle-eyed among you who visit this site on a regular basis (both of you) may have noticed some changes to … Continue reading

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New Venue

I’ve been invited to be a contributor at Secular Perspectives, a blog associated with the Washington Area Secular Humanists. My first piece is up now, and begins thus: Have you ever watched a movie where some people are stuck in … Continue reading

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2010 in Review

Are you tired of all the “Year in Review” columns popping up everywhere yet? No? You want a recap of the 117 brain eructations I’ve posted this year? Okay, fine. Here’s a link to the archives.

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Possible Outage

ooblick.com might be down this weekend (Update, Aug. 14, 2010: Well, it’s Saturday, and the server’s still up. So yay) due to electrical work being done in the building that houses the server. I’m not yet sure whether the server … Continue reading

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