Keeping TV on the DL

Dan Flynn over at his blog Flynn Files had a great post on how he had to toss his TV to gain some normalcy in his life. It’s my hope (and it looks this way) that the internet can replace the 5 second sound-bite shows like Hardball for something with a little more depth.  Dan Flynn, in his next post…

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Community Policing: Deval’s bait and switch…

During the campaign Deval Patrick stressed that in the area of public safety he supported: “Personal safety and the security of one’s property are indispensable elements of an intact community.”  A very noble yet basic goal.  If this isn’t the basic role of government I don’t know what is.  Furthermore Deval Patrick during the campaign stressed “Community Policing” and…

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Who needs citizenship?

(A voice from Newton – promoted by EaBo Clipper) In Newton, this may become less of an issue.  As you can all read in today’s Boston Globe, Newton is thinking of giving all Newton residents voting privileges regardless of citizenship.  Apparently citizenship is just not a big deal. The argument is that they pay taxes (property, income and sales)…

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Who’s Reporting For Duty In Next Year’s Senate Race?

(great question – promoted by EaBo Clipper) Odd, is it not, that the talk about a potential Republican challenger for John Kerry in the 2008 election has all but ground to a halt? I hope the decreased speculation about a challenge to Kerry isn’t an early indication that the Massachusetts GOP is planning to once again pass up an opportunity…

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Environmentalism: Bush walks the walk, Gore talks the talk

A lot has been made recently regarding Al Gore and the energy consumption in his home.  Showing how Al Gore has not been practicing what he preaches regarding energy conservation.  In this post I’ll compare George W. Bush’s personal conservation record with Al Gore’s and attempt to debunk the practice of “carbon offsets” and using the purchase of “green energy”…

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RMG in the Phoenix

The Phoenix has picked up on the fact that we exist: Can Massachusetts’s newest conservative blog become a political sensation like liberal fave Blue Mass. Group? If shameless imitation has anything to do with it, absolutely! Please give the full blurb a read.  It lists many of the popular misconceptions that must exist in people’s minds and I’ll do my…

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