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Fear vs Something Else

January 21, 2021

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Like many of you, I’m experiencing a (possibly unwarranted) sense of optimism over the arrival of the new administration. If the US were a restaurant, and President Biden (Oh to hear myself say those words) were a chef and we were the restaurant patrons, he has just been handed the ingredients which which to make […]

This New Orange Era: The Day After

January 23, 2017

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There’s a novel I read, One Second After, about a high energy¬†EMP (electro magnetic pulse) missile¬†fired above the US by a country with which we were at war. EMPs kill no one directly. Instead, they cause all electronic activity to cease. In other words, computers stop computing, cars stop moving, cells stop working, and what […]