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Don't be too rough on the police. They did handle the temple shooting a short while back. Of course, the community newspaper neglected to cover it much. The only story related to it was titled "A CommUNITY Meeting[^]", which should by its title alone tell you that it isn't exactly hard-hitting journalism.
Last week (I think) DD was talking about a tax dodge where you buy something for an inflated price to move the money out of the company.
Sounds like a good way to get LARTed if you ever find yourself on the receiving end of an audit.
Did you ever see history portrayed as an old man with a wise brow and pulseless heart, waging all things in the balance of reason?
Is not rather the genius of history like an eternal, imploring maiden, full of fire, with a burning heart and flaming soul, humanly warm and humanly beautiful?
Training a telescope on one’s own belly button will only reveal lint. You like that? You go right on staring at it. I prefer looking at galaxies.
-- Sarah Hoyt