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Starblog 11-10-2013: I’m outta here.

Hello, friends, associates, benign lurkers, and even people who share this guy’s sentiments about me:

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The deal

Today, as she and I sat alone together overlooking the view from our front patio, my wife Catherine, from quite deep in her ruminations, said, “You know what the deal is, don’t you?”

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The Heart of a Moralist: Dan Savage’s “American Savage”

One never hears the principal truth about Dan Savage used to describe him, which is that he is a moralist of the first order. Besides being that rarest of persons, an original thinker, the founder of the It Gets Better phenomenon is also frightfully brave, ridiculously articulate, exhaustively informed, and wizened by over twenty years […]

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Such a week, with the victories and the flooding and the humor with the laughing.

Hi, guys. As I write it’s 4 p.m. sunny/ridiculously hot today California time. What a week!

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Alabama Shakes

In case you haven’t yet met her, this is Brittany Howard, lead singer and guitarist of the band Alabama Shakes. 

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April’s newsletter giveaway: Altec Lansing portable player for iPhone and iPad

With each edition of my monthly newsletter I do a giveaway. For April’s newsletter (which I’ll send out tomorrow morning), I’m giving away an Altec Lansing iMT630 portable dock and player for iPhone and iPad.

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