US Democratic Primary 2008

My top candidate is John Edwards because he is the only candidate who seems to care that corporations run most of the government. Media consolidation, the military industrial complex, pharmaceutical gouging, lobbyist power (and conversely less power for the average american), and pork barrel spending are just some of the ...

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Most Needed Government Reforms

Over a dinner conversation tonight I started to come up with various reforms to make this country a better place. These are in no particular order and there are undoubtedly many others which I haven't though of yet. Feel free to post your wishlist in the comments.

  1. Restore the ...
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YouBoob: The Republican Debate

I watched many clips of the youtube Republican Debate. It amazed me - the debate was a scramble for the Crown of Crazy.

Watch them for yourself:  http://youtube.com/republicandebate

Do you really want another 4 years living under loonies? Then make sure you vote.  Not only that, but make ...

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Stop Getting Spammed by the ACLU

I've been a member of the ACLU for a while and while I believe they are vital to our nation's future, I can't stand all the spam (snail mail) that I get from them; usually asking for more money. I understand that paying lots of lawyer's ...

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The USA Lost the War on Terror

The USA lost the War on Terror the day it started. The fact that there is a "War on Terror" means that we lose. It bears repeating that Terrorism is a tactic. This so-called "War on Terror" is just an excuse for an endless war entailing increased government powers, spending ...

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Best Debian Anonymous FTP Server

After attempting to configure pureftp, I gave up. The configuration is ridiculous and even after hours of monkeying I could not get it to behave as I wanted.

Then I tried vsftpd. After 20 minutes, the server is up and running just the way I want it. From what I ...

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Why Agnosticism Results In Atheism

Atheism is the logical conclusion of Agnosticism. If you call yourself an Agnostic but not an Atheist, you are actually an Atheist. Unless you use a different definition of the words than I do, so let's get our definitions straight.

There is a common misconception that an Agnostic is ...

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