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Could the Greater Washington Area be the Next Atlantic City?

Could the Greater Washington Area be the Next Atlantic City?

  With NJ residents opposing casinos beyond Atlantic City, places around the DC area could become a new gambling destination in the East. But with casinos known to be an “urban revitalization” method as well as one that destroys progress in urban infrastructure, would DC benefit from an expansion in gaming?Before we explore the Northeast […]

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What Doesn’t Belong

What Doesn’t Belong

What Doesn’t Belong Take away What doesn’t belong Take away What doesn’t fit Write down these words The poem must rip Cut off its edges Let the mind trip Talk about truths Hidden in lies Tear it all up Route out the spies Talk about traitors Lying in wait Screaming obscenities Exposing our fate The […]

Wine and Water Watch Challenges Nor. California’s Invasive Wine Empire

Wine and Water Watch Challenges Nor. California’s Invasive Wine Empire

Activists objecting to the over-growth of the wine/hospitality industry in rural areas of four Northern California counties have met monthly for half a year. At their August 15 meeting in Healdsburg, Sonoma County, one of the wine industry’s epicenters, they agreed to name themselves Wine and Water Watch (WWW). They ratified the following mission statement: […]

Doing Laundry

Doing Laundry

      I haven’t aired out all my dirty laundry. There are certainly more soiled sheets. But, they have nothing to do with love.   Domesticated, we met online and thought, There is a possibility we can press, into each other’s arms and discover love.   I have a lot of washing to do. […]

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“So Let Us Begin Anew”

“So Let Us Begin Anew”

      http://www.usnews.com/opinion/blogs/world-report/2014/04/17/the-iran-nuclear-deal-is-too-important-to-undermine A sound knowledge and fair interpretation of history give the proper context for evaluating the pending agreement with Iran. Fareed Zakaria provides just what is required. “Think of the mistakes the U.S. has made when it acted out of fear, convinced that its enemies were 10 feet tall and about to […]

Film View: “A Better Tomorrow”

Film View: “A Better Tomorrow”

“A Better Tomorrow” is a short film taking place in a future world, where water is in limited supply. Everyday the young and old most retrieve their daily ration of water. They are only able to receive a small amount. Sometimes barely filling a half gallon plastic bottle. Shin, one of our hero’s, his sister […]

Water Grab by Sonoma County, California’s Wine Empire

Water Grab by Sonoma County, California’s Wine Empire

(Santa Rosa, CA) An overflow crowd spilled into the lobby at California State Senator Mike McGuire’s August 13 promised Town Hall. Many were alarmed by an article at the top of the front-page of the prior day’s pro-wine industry local daily newspaper.  “Wine Industry’s ‘Water Grab’” headlined the Press Democrat (PD) story. It described legislation being drafted that would […]

The Darkest Hour

The Darkest Hour

The Darkest Hour by Tony Schumacher Blurb: “In this crackling, highly imaginative thriller debut in the vein of W.E.B. Griffin and Philip Kerr, set in German-occupied London at the close of World War II, a hardened, dispirited British detective jeopardizes his own life to save someone else and achieve the impossible—some kind of redemption London, 1946. […]

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