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January 17, 2014 by MC | 2 Comments | Filed in Stuff

Per pal Ruth‘s request/order, I’m tackling the subject of: What’s the Point of Blogging? My testimony is provided in several short chapters below. INTRODUCTION  Honestly, I think the main function blogging (or micro-blogging, in the case of Twitter) serves is to satisfy my somewhat pronounced obsessive-compulsive urges.  The Internet is a wonderful (and horrible) drug […]

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A Borscht-In 2012

November 21, 2012 by MC | 2 Comments | Filed in A Borscht-In 2012

I’m hosting guest-blogger month in December here once again. Friends of this esteemed blog are cordially invited to contribute as many pieces as they’d like from December 1-31st. I can’t afford to pay anyone, but I have occasional high-traffic moments here and it’s usually kind of fun to do this (I skipped last year because […]

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On the Radar: Juarez, Birthday Shout-Outs and More

November 3, 2010 by MC | No Comments | Filed in Stuff

The ever-intrepid Daniel Kalder has some great new stuff over at Ria Novosti. Once again he’s reporting from Juarez, a.k.a. Hell On Earth. Excerpt: Before me lay the sprawl of Juarez, a mess of adobe huts, drugs and death (more than 2,800 murders this year and counting). Behind me lay El Paso, with its gentrified restaurant […]

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