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A Curse for Chrissie Hynde

Hi Chrissie, You don’t know me, but your voice gave me power and comfort in hard times. ‘Mystery Achievement’ was the theme of every escape plan from a sh-t job I made through a succession of terrible, low-paid purgatories I … Continue reading

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Tarot Daily Dot Decoder, September 13, 2014

Credible rape allegation and conviction for kidnapping and assault is not a disqualifier. Today’s Tarot is Blue Kali, because I don’t like bullies and sometimes righteous anger is better than misplaced forgiveness. Maybe a change in the weather, instant Autumn … Continue reading

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Polanski Exposed– Victim Breaks Silence

Back in the 60’s they called her ‘Lolita’. The girl was nobody special, except to her mother. That’s one of Polanski’s worst violations– that he lied to a mother then let her be held up to ridicule for trusting him. … Continue reading

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No Peace Without Justice

It’s simple, but not easy. A complacent society that maintains its sense of rightness for some by abandoning the defense of others works until some tipping point is reached– and rage spills over. Rhode Island in the 1970’s was violent, … Continue reading

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Praying to Kali- Woman Rage in India and the World

A young medical student, future doctor who would have saved lives, was vandalized like a bombed church to the point where it’s questionable whether her survival would have been a mercy. I understand the rage and deep despair of women … Continue reading

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Strauss-Kahn Hearing December 10

Dominique Strauss-Kahn could not deny the DNA evidence, but his lawyers were effective in portraying his accuser, Nafissitou Diallo, as a liar. Now they’re paying to keep her out of court. From The Raw Story… Strauss-Kahn’s attorney William Taylor told … Continue reading

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DSK Did Not Destroy the Maid

Dominique Strauss-Kahn  is said to be about to settle with Nafissatou Diallo. Strauss-Kahn Said to Reach Deal to Settle With Hotel Housekeeper By WILLIAM K. RASHBAUM Published: November 29, 2012 Dominique Strauss-Kahn and the hotel housekeeper who accused him of … Continue reading

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Mitt Romney Goes Rogue on Birth Control

A surprise statement from Mitt Romney– here’s a transcript from the debate in The Washington Post… ROMNEY: I’d just note that I don’t believe that bureaucrats in Washington should tell someone whether they can use contraceptives or not. And I … Continue reading

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