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The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing. ―Edmund Burke

April 18, 2020
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Meditations in the Time of Plague

So how long have we been officially locked down? Nigh unto a month? And a couple weeks before that we who had any brains were wary enough that we were effectively self-locked down. How long, all told? I’ve lost track. … Continue reading

February 18, 2020
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Lampquest!

And so it was off into the rising sun… With a printout of a candidate glass lampshade from the Lamps Plus manager, along about midmorning I set out for Phoenix Lamps, a venerable shop that has occupied the same hole-in-the-wall … Continue reading

January 23, 2020
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And we’re ordering from Amazon…WHY?

Am I the only one who’s noticed that Amazon’s prices on a wide range of goods are…well, exorbitant? Surely not… Okay, admittedly: it’s worth something not to have to traipse around the city to get this, that, and the other … Continue reading