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Prop 8: The Musical

Saturday, December 6th, 2008 Posted in Music, Politics, Video | Comments Off

Proposition 8, which amends the California constitution to limit marriage between a man and a woman, was recently passed by voters. Although California was not the first state to do ... Read more..

Vital Statistics

Sunday, November 16th, 2008 Posted in Vital Statistics | 2 Comments »

Bike odometer: 2523 Van odometer: 154235 Weight lost (in pounds): 1 Aches & pains: n/a Current reading: My Name Is Red by Orhan Pamuk, Profiles in Courage by John F. Kennedy, Cross-platform GUI Programming ... Read more..

Thank You

Thursday, November 6th, 2008 Posted in Explanation, Politics | Comments Off

As I bask in the sweet feelings of victory following the election on Tuesday, I must pause to thank those I think most responsible for Obama's election (in no particular ... Read more..

Election Night Tools

Tuesday, November 4th, 2008 Posted in Link, Politics | Comments Off

If you want up-to-date info without having to watch TV, here's some great sites for monitoring the presidential electoral college: Electoral-Vote.com: Real-time updating of the electoral map 270ToWin.com: Interactive electoral map that ... Read more..

Voting in Oregon

Monday, November 3rd, 2008 Posted in Favorite Things, Politics | Comments Off

Voting in Oregon Originally uploaded by rynosoft Since 1998 Oregon has conducted all of their elections by mail. Registered voters receive their ballots in the mail a couple of weeks before the ... Read more..

Richie and Opie are voting for Obama

Monday, November 3rd, 2008 Posted in Politics, Video | Comments Off

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Apology

Monday, November 3rd, 2008 Posted in Explanation, Politics | Comments Off

I realize that most of my readers are probably not as enthusiastic about the political process as I am during this election cycle. Under that assumption, I've tried to limit ... Read more..

The New Poll Tax

Monday, November 3rd, 2008 Posted in Politics, Video | Comments Off

Rachel Maddow makes a good argument here and a great appeal at the end. Read more..

Smith vs. Merkley

Sunday, November 2nd, 2008 Posted in Politics | 5 Comments »

We received our ballots in the mail over a week ago but I still haven't opened mine. The primary reason for this is that I'm not sure how to vote ... Read more..

Voting Will Make You Big and Strong

Sunday, November 2nd, 2008 Posted in Politics, Video | Comments Off

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