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No Cover: Democracy Inaction

No Cover takes on the pseudo science of political consultancy and the blame game it’s failure leads to. Continue reading

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No Cover: Glenn Grothman

An EXPLICIT rant against Glenn Grothman, congressional candidate for Wisconsin’s 6th District. Continue reading

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No Cover: Bruce Rauner

Bruce Rauner is the Republican candidate for governor of Illinois and a full-on asshole. Read all about it! Continue reading

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No Cover: Scott Walker

An EXPLICIT hardcore political rant against stupid and/or corrupt politicians. Definitely Not safe for work! Or for the faint of heart. Share wisely, or lose friends! Continue reading

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Recipe: Fluffy Baking Powder Biscuits

A classic American staple of the midwest and south, these fluffy biscuits serve as a wholesome accompaniment to any meal of the day. Continue reading

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Uncle Dick: Marriage Equality Update

A special message from Uncle Dick on Marriage Equality: North Carolina  joins the growing numbers of states marrying gay people.  I know some people don’t agree with marriage equality because of religious or moral objections. Some may not agree based on … Continue reading

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Ice Bucket Challenge Breaks the Rules and it is Awesome

My friend Scott Brown’s a social worker who has breast cancer and needs to take time off from his career to fight his illness and will need help with his expenses. My Ice Bucket Challenge is dedicated to his fight by supporting his GoFundMe page. Continue reading

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Part 6. Washtub Rehab – Finishing Touches

UPDATED – NEW PHOTOS. The painting is done. The lid is attached and meets in the middle. But things are looking a little… plain. I want embellishments — no — I want hardware! Check it out! Continue reading

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Part 5. Washtub Rehab – Painting

UPDATED. Galvanized metal. How do I love thee? Let me count the ways…

…Well, give me a minute! Continue reading

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Part 4. Washtub Rehab – Construction

Today I construct my washtub’s frame, cut the doors, and muscle-on the casters! Continue reading

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