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Mildred Purse, doyenne of Beacon Hill, is most exercised tonight

Mildred Purse, doyenne of Beacon Hill, is most exercised tonight.

I have never seen anything like it. Young Romney was at least sane. Or had that appearance. But now he is becoming delusional and most likely is a national menace. A walking risk. Incapable of coherent thought. A loose water pistol. Dribbling weird and insulting things like telling our dear President to start packing. Mr. President, stay right where you are. We need you. We will ensure that this man-child basket-case is returned to his California sanitarium by election day, if not before.
Charles Sanders Peirce - Thinking in Threes

A Quora Thread That Gives the Lie to the Anti-Government Folk

(16) Silicon Valley: Why has Silicon Valley proved difficult to copy? - Quora:

'via Blog this'

Quora is becoming a magnet for intelligent responses to relevant questions.


I am tempted to say, in reference to the image, that that's better than the Secret Service, of late.

UPDATE

The celebration of Silicon Valley raises two questions for me.

Why has it produced no macro-industry - construction and transportation being the main ones. Its insights have informed everything without affecting the general lay of the land in terms of these two huge areas.

And if a concentration  of brains and money are deemed essential, why do we still venerate lone inventors who required no Silicon Valley. Peirce posited the logic that helped create the computer and was a social and academic reject.

If it is true that certain factors work to create prosperous and creative communities, there is surely room to posit a prosperity of scale where in every field one or more of my cyber-communities would…

I Need 30 Likes for My New Facebook Re-Elect Obama Effort

New Page on Facebook
I need 30 folk to like my Reelect the President resource page on Facebook.I am not an expert in any of this but something has to be done to convince the Democratsto create a grass roots media offense against the GOP-Koch barrageIt can be done by adding a voter video  (I switched to Obama because) forevery $1000 spent on GOP attack adsWe will never beat them trying to play their gameWe will do so by a Jack in the Beanstalk strategyEtta 93 in Ohio saying she's sick of the GOP gamesand voting for Sherrod and Barack We will win by doing what we all can doVOTEGet VOTES
Charles Sanders Peirce - Thinking in Threes

PT Get Serious Boycott Koch Products Updated August 20, 2012

Below a list of all Koch products. Sadly though the app that was promised a whole back has not yet appeared. Some savvy sort needs to create it. A bar code app that enables a shopper to know when a product is Koch and FOX and Limbaugh toxic.  Failing that read the list and do what you canEverything You Need  to Know to Boycott Koch Products
and (not so) NEW
Want To Boycott Koch Brothers' Products While Shopping? There's An App For That - Forbes http://buff.ly/L9W8Iu
and
"If the Koch brothers funneled millions to Walker, it certainly wasn’t in their own names." http://buff.ly/Mrk8Ay
UPDATED June 19, 2012
This text two months old grows in urgencyKoch is not letting up But they will be affected by a boycott+A truly effective Democratic Campaign needs to hit the GOP and the Koch Brothers where it will hurt.Click the link above or the image below
It is a list of everything the Koch empire sells.
Stop buying Koch products!