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You’re Late For Business Time

Forbes, one of the central arbiters of conventional business culture, has declared that, in business, if you’re 5 minutes early for an appointment, you are on time, but if you’re on time for an appointment, you’re late. The implications of this idea are obvious. If

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Super PAC Follows MO of Doomsday Prophets

Yesterday, a shadowy political action committee gave tens of thousands of dollars to a cheesy Washington D.C. political consulting firm called Candidate Command to send letters to large numbers of voters in the first congressional district of Kansas, telling them that U.S. Representative Timothy Huelskamp

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Mixed Metaphor Of Holiday Shopping Time

At the airport today, I came across this catalog from Avon, featuring the front cover message that I am “Just in time for the holiday rush.” What this means, I think: I have, in the nick of time, gained access to a sacred rite of

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U.S. Congress Relocates To California

It’s the only explanation I can think of. Checking this afternoon to see what the U.S. Congress is up to today, I see this notice on the official web site of the Senate: “Monday, Apr 15, 2013 2:00 p.m.: Convene and begin a period of

Psst... what kind of person doesn't support pacifism?