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There’s a time and place for everything. Love has its place, as does hate. So does peace, as does war. And mercy vies with cruelty and revenge. What I am saying is that it’s far easier to forgive an enemy after you’ve put him in his place. Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere. So let’s bomb Syria!

Let’s all – as in A-L-L — us Jews and Christians and Muslims and Buddhists and Hindus… and all the rest of us fellow pious hypocrites and atheists get something ramrod straighter than we would — even on Viagra: Yes, … Continue reading

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Indeed, any cop who goes to a psychiatrist ought to have his head examined. But as the doc was left to wonder: Who will protect the public when the police violate the law?…I will. Put me in, coach, I wanna kill my dinner…

A few minutes past 7a.m. the other morning there came a heavy pounding on the heavy wooden door of Dr. David’s solid brick house in Swarthmore. Hmm… Swarthmore is the petite, idyllic, suburban Philadelphia home to the top brainy liberal … Continue reading

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I am fed up with tipping, especially for mediocre service. We pay too much and get too little for most everything these days. If all we’ve got to offer in America is service, then, by golly, let’s do it the American way – bigger, better and cheaper…

Yesterday I found another reason not to carry a gun. As I was heading out the door of a busy shoe repair shop I have regularly patronized for over 20 years, one of the middle-aged shoe shine fellows barked, like … Continue reading

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