Monthly Archives: March 2012

A Geezer’s Short Intro to the iPad

I like reading on the iPad2. Despite some misgivings but fearful I might be missing something I got Santa to give me one for Christmas.  I’m glad I did. It was not clear to me beforehand just what it would … Continue reading

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It Costs How Much?

In marveling at Limbaugh’s attack on college student Sandra Fluke something popped up in my brain. Did I hear that right? Does a year’s supply of birth control pills really cost $1,000? Surely not. Hormonal birth control has now been … Continue reading

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No Good Deed Goes Unpunished

If you want to tick off an American, any American, young, old, male, female, just try ordering them around. Want to see real anger? Pass a law telling them what they have to buy. mandate noun 1. an official order … Continue reading

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