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Monthly Archive for August, 2011

: August, 2011

Updated Restaurant Listings

I have updated the complete restaurant listings for each of the following towns – with many new links – (well worth bookmarking) Fairfield Stratford Westport and lots of new listings in Bridgeport
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Right Wing Lies Exposed

Great post from Daily KOS: Three Charts To Email To Your Right-Wing Brother-In-Law Here are two of them (see all 3, with explanations, further right-wing lies exposed, and links here)
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Messages from God?

Michelle Bachmann says it’s “cut spending”: “I don’t know how much God has to do to get the attention of the politicians. We’ve had an earthquake; we’ve had a hurricane. He said, ‘Are you going to
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New Restaurants – Fairfield, Westport, Stratford

Fairfield Bon Appetit Creperie Chipotle Mexican Grill Whole Foods Center Mandarin Restaurant Black Rock Turnpike near Pizza Palace Chili 2445 Black Rock Turnpike replacing Lucy’s Kitchen Tabouli Grill
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Mr. Obama, with 25 million Americans hurting, will you fight — really fight! — to put jobs at the top of the national agenda?

From two time Pulitzer award winning journalist NICHOLAS D. KRISTOF, in The New York Times: ….Unless more people are working, paying taxes and making mortgage payments, it’s difficult to see how we
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Answer to The American President Trivia Question

Posed here: Ridiculous Rick and The American President By the way, at the end of the movie, the last line of dialogue is seasonally inappropriate. Can you explain why? The president has been trying to
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Chris Shays and Abu Ghraib

Great essay at Connecticut Political Junkie by Sarah Darer Littman on Chis Shays: Remembering Why CT Ousted Chris Shays Here’s how Shays “lost it” according to Ms. Littman: Frankly, I think it was
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The Non-Recovery Recovery

More words (and a picture) of wisdom from Paul Krugman: I usually illustrate the unrecovery using the employment-population ratio, but here’s an alternative, the ratio of real GDP to the CBO estimate
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Fear, Inc. – The Roots of the Islamophobia Network in America

Fear, Inc. – The Roots of the Islamophobia Network in America is a very, very important report on the groups and individuals fomenting hate in America (and Norway!) Here’s a brief extract: Some of
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Harkin Makes Sense, AFL-CIO Agrees

It’s important and refreshing to hear this message from leading politicians and labor organizations, not just economists and bloggers: From The Des Moines Register: Sen. Tom Harkin criticized
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