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  1. Comrade x
    Comrade x October 21, 2017 1:03 pm

    IMHO some of the Indian tribes in this country have become some of the biggest organized criminal organizations operating in this country today.

  2. E. Garrett Perry
    E. Garrett Perry October 21, 2017 6:47 pm

    Hayek’s response would be interesting, but Hašek’s would be hilarious.

  3. lairdminor
    lairdminor October 22, 2017 11:10 am

    About that Shabbat dinner, I don’t know whether to be amused or appalled (and I’m not Jewish). But I do know that I don’t understand millennials.

  4. larryarnold
    larryarnold October 22, 2017 12:47 pm

    Millennials aren’t old enough to understand themselves.

    12 percent of The Fortune 500
    Of course, in 1955 the government didn’t think Fortune 500 companies were too big to let them fail.

    a chic thrift store
    Now there’s a concept.
    Other than costume shoes, like to wear to Renaissance Faire, I have two pair of Ropers, one black, one brown. I buy them new, but nowhere near $200, and wear them through a couple of re-soles.

    Most people on the left think of themselves as resisters of authority,
    And then propose more laws and rules and regulations and taxes and fees and fines and subsidies and supports and…
    Cognitive disconnect.

    Weinstein is only the latest.

    Casting couch
    1. a couch in the office of a casting director, supposedly used with actors or actresses willing to trade sexual favors for roles.
    Origin: First recorded in 1940-45

  5. Claire
    Claire October 23, 2017 8:47 am

    Oh, that is so sad, yet so touching. A pair of kids who didn’t know what they were doing.

  6. Shel
    Shel October 24, 2017 6:31 pm

    Just the simplest of things, I guess, such as learning how to make a signal fire, might have saved those kids. Not considering the religious issue, I suppose their choice may have been quite rational, especially since it took as long as it did to find them.

    Claire, where did you get that picture of the dog and iguana? I’ve tried to find it, with no success.

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