Author Archives: Naomi

Stupid government tricks from South Dakota and Tennessee

From Harper’s Weekly Review. Despite its surge in cases, South Dakota has begun using federal COVID-19 relief funds for a multimillion-dollar tourism campaign, and Tennessee allocated its funds to the training of police officers.  

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A 24-hour pajama day

…like November 9, 2016. Last night I had a repeat of that crushing heartsickness. Today I’m in a mournful outrage towering higher than all the outrages of the past four years. Still in my pjs.

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More animal news: Dinosaur Day in the Old Corral!

Or: The god problem in America. Here’s a dinosaur. Down there ⇓. It isn’t a real dinosaur. It’s a fiberglass model of a dinosaur. (Note: Real dinosaurs didn’t come in fiberglass.) And it sits outside a McDonald’s in Tucson, Arizona. … Continue reading

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