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Fatherhood: Gear Guide

As some of you may know, I became a dad this year. It’s a pretty intense experience, so I wanted to record  some thoughts and encouragements for future and current new dads.  With luck, this series may contain more than … Continue reading

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Oh hey look, a Squirrel!

I can’t tell if the racism is a distraction for the sexism is a distraction for the anti-semitism is a distraction for the corruption (1) is a distraction for Paul Ryan’s plan to dismantle the social safety net (privitization of medicare/medicaid/social security) … Continue reading

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Hello old friend…

I’m back.  For a little while, at least. I won’t lie.  This election was deeply unsettling and upsetting.  For the first time in a long while, I was reminded that I was _not_ an American, i.e. a caucasian-American, but merely the other.  If … Continue reading

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