Monthly Archives: October 2012

Chiaroscuro

Editorial note: If you have not yet read our mission statement above, please do so in order that you can put our blogs in context.  31 October 2012 Question:   Hospital power systems failed in New York yesterday during super-storm “Sandy” but … Continue reading

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Alas for Bharat!

Editorial note: If you have not yet read our mission statement above, please do so in order that you can put our blogs in context.  30 October 2012 Alas for Bharat! The rightwing free-market government of Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh … Continue reading

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Family

Editorial note: If you have not yet read our mission statement above, please do so in order that you can put our blogs in context.  29 October 2012 The family: a moody ill-matched group of self-seeking individuals held together loosely by … Continue reading

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Karma?

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What is the point of marriage?

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Calvin lives

Editorial note: If you have not yet read our mission statement above, please do so in order that you can put our blogs in context.  26 October 2012 Definition of Puritanism by US critic and wit Henry Louis Mencken (1880-1956): “the … Continue reading

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Law and order

Editorial note: If you have not yet read our mission statement above, please do so in order that you can put our blogs in context.  25 October 2012 “IF YOU BREAK THE LAW, YOU CANNOT MAKE THE LAW” Politicians of all … Continue reading

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