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Announcing Cigar-Deals.com

Cigars are an expensive hobby. Part of the fun is shopping for great deals – you can often find cigars on-line for a third of what you’d pay in a Brick and Mortar. (I still encourage people to support their local B&M, though.) There a a plethora of dealers on the ‘net, and they’re always […]

Very Bad Theater

Over the years I’ve participated in every performing art except dance. There are unenforced rules that guide every good performer. The Show Must Go On. Always Leave Them Wanting More. Don’t Work With Kids or Animals. And one that is just as important, but seldom discussed: Give Them What You Promised. If you said you […]

The People Who Voted For Trump

Hillary lost the electoral collage, which is the only thing that matters, but won the popular vote by a mere .3%. Against a buffoon like Trump. With the nearly all of the media on her side. With her party squeezing out a more popular candidate to hand her the nomination. With the payoffs (bribes in […]

Libertarians, Let’s Grow Up

Libertarians have always been plagued by Purity Tests. An Anarcho-Capitalist will scream at a Minarchist: “You want me to be 10% a slave? You Have No Morals!” A 90% libertarian is evil and needs to be reeducated, but only after being subjected to heaps of ridicule. We measure each other, arguing over who has the […]

Memorial Day

One Boot For Each Serviceman Killed Since 9/11 We’ll see dozen of pictures like this used to create memes this weekend. Typically, the text will say something about them dying for freedom or sacrificing their lives for our liberty. They are designed to elicit emotions of pride and honor, but they have a different effect on […]

Therapy for The Delicate Flowers

I have developed a therapy for the Delicate Flowers who are triggered by chalk marks, someone raising their hand in class, or the cafeteria making tacos. I have spend a great deal of time and money developing it, but am giving it away freely, as a gift to mankind. It doesn’t always work on the […]

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