Monthly Archives: January 2021

Word of the Week, Bonus

agency capture (n.) A term used in the USA for the situation in which a regulatory process is ‘captured’ by those it is supposed to regulate, and then turned to their advantage. Example: Should Janet Yellin recuse herself from Gamestop … Continue reading

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If you’re not at the table, you’re on the menu. — Mike Enzi

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Comments Not Allowed?

Why can’t people put comments on the White House website any more? Check this out: I just looked at a dozen of the latest videos. Comments are shut on all over them. Considering Pres. Biden got more votes than any … Continue reading

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Cee’s Black & White Photo Challenge

Each week Cee challenges bloggers to share black and white photos based on a theme. This week we’re challenged to share photos of things related to farms. Lots of great possibilities. I found a photo of some miniature cows at … Continue reading

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Thursday Doors

Thursday Doors is a weekly blogging challenge allowing door lovers to come together to admire and share their favorite door photos from around the world. Above is a door into a cave full of Buddhist sculpture in Datong. Feel free to … Continue reading

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The Art Of Yumomi – Traditional Water Cooling At Kusatsu Onsen

The town of Kusatsu is one of Japan’s most famous onsen resorts, a popular destination for those looking to relax and bathe in geothermal hot springs… The Art Of Yumomi – Traditional Water Cooling At Kusatsu Onsen

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Cee Midweek Madness Challenge

Cee’s inspiring bloggers to post based on a prompt then share the post by linking to her blog or creating a pingback. This week she’s inspiring us to share a photo of an item that ends in W.

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Common Sense in a Senseless World

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Words of Wisdom

“Dostoevsky was made by being sent to Siberia. Writers are forged in injustice as a sword is forged.” ERNEST HEMINGWAY

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On Mercy

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