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Political Dances

Who was in favor of ending the filibuster option a few years back? Who was oppposed? REad this article. When Republicans balked at some of President Clinton’s nominees, Democrats spoke forcefully about the injustice of it all. “An up-or-down vote, that is all we ask,” said Sen. Tom Daschle in 1999. “Our institutional integrity requires […]

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Anybody know what’s happening

with the Dominion Family Blog?

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Unfortunate Events: Quotable Quotes & Closing Credits

We watched “A Series of Unfortunate Events” this evening. I’m not going to recommend this one because if you’re the sort of person who likes a very gruesome, dark, macabre, junior Monty Python style of humour, then you are the kind of person who already knows that you like Lemony Snicket. If your sense of […]

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Phyllis McGinley, Part II

You can read more about Mrs. McGinley in our previous post, here. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Rock’-‘-Roll Session For this the primal reed was cloven.For this did Berlioz break his easeAnd Schubert starve and deaf BeethovenBend silence into symphonies. For this the little Mozart fiddledBeyond his bedtime, Bach was born,And Guido got the scale unriddled:That, paced by an […]

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I care, you care, we all care… but who cares more?

A goodly time ago the DHM stupidly got into a discussion about gun control with a homeschooler from another country. The other person told the DHM that her country had pretty much banned all guns, and she guessed this was because she and her compatriots just cared more about children than the DHM and her […]

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