Monthly Archives: November 2013

Why You Shouldn’t Be “Politically Correct”

Citizen Against Verbal Excess Why You Shouldn’t Be “Politically Correct”. Political correctness is an Orwellian movement to control language and therefore stifle debate on difficult topics. Should we be sensitive to how others might feel about a particular subject? Sure.

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Top Ten Free Classic Books On The Kindle Store

Originally posted on The Grim Reader:
Amazon’s Kindle Store, as most of you would know, is not exclusively for Kindle owners. You can use their Kindle app on your iPad, iPhone, Mac, Windows 8 PC/tablet, Android, BlackBerry, or Windows Phone…

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Book Review: The Dresden Files 1-6 by Jim Butcher

The Dresden Files Collection 1-6 by Jim Butcher My rating: 5 of 5 stars Like many people, I suppose, I was introduced to the Dresden Files novels via the short lived television series that ran on the Sci-Fi Channel back

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C.A.V.E. Writing: Veterans

Citizen And Veteran Ex-Navy This evening I had the rewarding experience of attending a Veterans’ Day program put on by the Middle School my younger son attends. The 8th Grade band, in which my son plays the trombone, and the

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C.A.V.E. Writing: Foundations of Thought

Dear readers, this post is the first of a series in which I will analyze my personal political philosophy. My intent hereby is to arrive at a logically consistent framework within which to address several of the so-called “Big Questions”

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Book Review: Phoenix Rising by Pip Ballantine and Tee Morris

Phoenix Rising by Philippa Ballantine and Tee Morris My rating: 4 of 5 stars If one were to compile a list of Must Read, Essential Steampunk novels, then Pheonix Rising, should, by all means, be included. In this humble reviewer’s

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Book Review: A Discovery of Witches by Deborah Harkness

A Discovery of Witches by Deborah Harkness My rating: 4 of 5 stars One mark of a good book is how soon one comes to like the protagonist. By this measure, and many others, A Discovery of Witches in an

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