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By Tom Cushing

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About this blog: The Raucous Caucus shares the southpaw perspectives of this Boomer on the state of the nation, the world, and, sometimes, other stuff. I enjoy crafting it to keep current, and occasionally to rant on some issue I care about deeply...  (More)

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How to Demagogue an Issue: Planned Parenthood in the Cross-hairs
Aug 18, 2015 1:47 pm
Comments: 42 | Views: 1,749

This blog follows-on Roz's recent epistle on Planned Parenthood, which developed a spirited following in the threads until she got tired of the associated nonsense... More
Jon Stewart?s Fond Farewell
Aug 8, 2015 5:49 pm
Comments: 7 | Views: 1,316

Thursday's Daily Show/Jon Stewart finale was a curious mixture of pleasure and pain. I think the pain wins this time.

First, the good news. It is always... More
Aug 5, 2015 2:57 pm
Comments: 12 | Views: 1,463

I wanted to like JEB! Bush. Honest. Granted, I considered him a 'reasonable' insurance policy against the possible election of some much worse GOP candidate,... More
Begging to Differ, chapter next.
Aug 3, 2015 2:06 pm
Comments: 8 | Views: 1,099

From Tim Talk, circa July 23:

==I What is being lost in the discussion about gay marriage and the explosion of out-of-wedlock births is a focus... More
Primaries and Pivots
Jul 29, 2015 12:20 pm
Comments: 21 | Views: 1,160

With the general election only fifteen months away, there's barely time to spend the estimated ... More
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The Cleric and the clerk*
By Tom Cushing | 19 comments | 710 views

The Arts and Critical Thinking
By Roz Rogoff | 7 comments | 512 views

Prosperity problems in the Bay Area
By Tim Hunt | 7 comments | 494 views