Author Archive | hannah

It Must Be Catching

Annie Kuster, our U.S. House Rep. for the Second District, is touting a ‘no’ vote to raise money for her re-election. “Just say no,” must be catching. Kuster writes: Last night, I voted no against Speaker Boehner’s attempt to sue the president. I did this because we don’t need to waste any more time playing […]

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Segregation in the Middle East

I’d only suggest that segregation or exclusionary behavior is apparently very difficult to resist. It assumes various names, but is always the same. Some humans are shut off or shut themselves off from others to serve the delusion that the act of exclusion makes them somehow more special or significant than the rest of their […]

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Rally for Market Basket

Looks like members of the Board of Directors, who ousted long-time CEO Arthur T. Demoulas, aren’t gaining much favor with shoppers and employees challenging that decision. While the matter seems to have come to a head the last week, regular custormers at Market Basket know it’s been festering for a while.

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Insulting New Hampshire

It seems the modern day Republican party makes a fetish out of being rude. How else to explain insulting New Hampshire by importing the rube from Massachusetts, or Maine (take your pick), to represent us in the U.S. Senate? Of course, it’s a free country and anyone can live anywhere. But, that’s what makes the […]

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NH Economic Development Program

Whether our political subdivisions ought to be in the business of promoting business is questionable. Well, at least, Republicans have long asserted that government should stay out of business, even as they rely almost exclusively on the currency our federal government provides. I guess what they mean is that they want to use it, but […]

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Muffin Bribe

Is it possible for citizens to be bribed for their votes by a muffin and/or a couple of slices of pizza? I sure hope not. In my case, I was really put off by Comcast and “Ready for Hillary” getting access to New Hampshire Democrats at their state convention via an infusion of callories for […]

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Dimpled, but not principled

It has long been fairly obvious to anyone paying close attention that the party of business was largely aspirational. That is people flock to the Republican Party because they want to be good at business, but aren’t. So, the recent revelations about Scott Brown’s affiliation with an outfit in Florida that’s morphed from hair spray […]

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