Archive for January 7th, 2007

Laying out a new agenda? For which America?

| January 7, 2007 | 3 Replies
Laying out a new agenda?  For which America?

Lewis Lapham served as editor of Harper’s Magazine from 1976 until his retirement in from those duties in 2006.  But he has continued on in his writing.  In the January 2007 “Notebook” he bristles at the suggestions of Nancy Pelosi and others that impeachment hearings are “off the table.”  Lapham advocates holding vigorous hearings to […]

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Museums, Train Territory and Oil in Chicago

| January 7, 2007 | 5 Replies
Museums, Train Territory and Oil in Chicago

My family and I just returned from a wonderful trip to Chicago. My wife and I have two daughters, aged 6 and 8.  All of us learned many new things at Chicago’s spectacular museums.  For instance, the Field Museum         has a terrific exhibit, called Evolving Planet, which examines the evolution of life forms on […]

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A Shaved Face Does Not (Necessarily) Imply Homosexuality

| January 7, 2007 | 11 Replies
A Shaved Face Does Not (Necessarily) Imply Homosexuality

Think about it. The primary (“God Given”) visible sign of male maturity is facial hair. Therefore the reason a man shaves his face must be: To appear feminine, or To appear underage Now, to whom do men who shave their faces appeal? Lessee: Someone who either wants a feminine lover, or an underage lover. If […]

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