Brian McLane

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Entries Tagged as 'Tea Party'

CLINT EASTWOOD AND THE EMPTY CHAIR. REPUBLICANS ARE TRULY LOST.

August 30th, 2012 · No Comments · Politics

I recently wrote that this bunch of Republicans doesn’t have a chance…. and after seeing this convention, with it’s tired cliches and stiff deliveries, I feel even more certain. Not just that Romney is a weak candidate, but because the base of the party has lost its way. Fractured by the Tea Party and the […]

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MY DIGITAL LIFE – WHAT TO DO WITH ALL THESE CDS

December 8th, 2011 · No Comments · Technology

It’s taking forever. But year after year my CDs take up shelves and shelves of space and sit there. I’ve digitized some songs and then can’t find them because either a hard drive crash or I sold a computer – and now I’ve got to digitize them all again. Led Zeppelin, Simple Minds, Sex Pistols, […]

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American Dream Declared Dead As Final Believer Gives Up. 2012 Elections, More Mindless Rhetoric and Empty Promises.

August 14th, 2011 · No Comments · Social Commentary

It’s gotten so tough that I have to ask our 21 month old daughter to help out around the house. Shorena and I have barely been back 2 or 3 days and we have a half a dozen situations that require our coordinated and concerted efforts including health and insurance issues, booking appointments and case […]

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