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The Council Has Spoken!

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May 28, 2010 The Watcher 5

I wanna change my clothes, my hair, my face Dancing in the Dark – Bruce Springsteen Who’s that young lady whom Bruce pulls onto the stage to dance with him? She’s a cougar now! What would happen if your not allowed to change your clothes and that restriction is due [Read More]

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Council Wisdom

You Keynes touch that

May 27, 2010 The Watcher 0

A study at Harvard Business School demonstrates that higher federal spending in a district corresponds with lower corporate spending (via memeorandum) A number of Council members have blogged about this. Bookwork Room observes: Business people understand what liberal policy wonks don’t: all that spending has to be paid for by [Read More]

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Nominations

Watcher Council Submissions May 26, 2010

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I was just in the mood for some 70’s pop. Council Submissions The Colossus of Rhodey – Don’t know much ’bout history Rhymes With Right – Why Rand Paul Is, In A Sense, Both Right And More Principled Than Those Disagreeing With Him Mere Rhetoric – Arizona Democratic Rep: Yes [Read More]

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May 21, 2010 The Watcher 6

When I think back On all the crap I learned in high school It’s a wonder I can think at all Kodachrome – Paul Simon Please Note: I made an unfair assumption in my original post and have deleted that from the post. My apologies to Ms. Bradford. I know [Read More]

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Nominations

Watcher’s Council Nominations May 18, 2010

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Brandy (You’re A Fine Girl) @ Yahoo! Video Yeah Brandy used to watch his eyes when he told his sailor’s story She could feel the ocean fall and rise, she saw it’s raging glory But he had always told the truth, Lord he was an honest man And Brandy does [Read More]

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May 14, 2010 The Watcher 3

Come writers and critics Who prophesize with your pen And keep your eyes wide The chance won’t come again The Times they are a-changing – Bob Dylan The times are changing at the Watcher’s Council and not in a good way. We bid farewell to American Digest after an all [Read More]

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Watcher’s Council Nominations May 12, 2010

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I can’t keep up with what’s been going down Lawyers in Love – Jackson Browne It’s funny that with so much else going on in the world: terror, health care, a new British government, elections, and an oil spill that the biggest concern for so many people is who the [Read More]

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May 7, 2010 The Watcher 4

If it wasn’t for bad luck, I wouldn’t have no luck at all. Born Under a Bad Sign – Cream In this week’s council winning post,Dumb Luck Highlights Failure of the Obama Administration, The Razor writes: But dumb luck saved the day. No New Yorkers died on Saturday, and the [Read More]

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Nominations

Watcher’s Council Nominations May 5, 2010

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  I’ve got pieces of April, I keep them in a memory bouquet I’ve got pieces of April, it’s a morning in May Pieces of April – Three Dog Night I don’t have some topically relevant music today, but with the weather slowly getting warmer why not remember that when [Read More]