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Know Your Enemy: THE VIET CONG

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Two Books – Same Title

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Census Enumerator

In 1980 I worked briefly as an enumerator for The United States Census Bureau. And yes – I saw the curtain move.

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The Manager’s Wife

Some things, even minor things, still stick in the memory like a dagger. Once upon a time I found myself working a part-time minimum wage job as a groundskeeper and general handyman at a government subsidized low-income housing complex. It … Continue reading

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Who Are You?

Are you some kind of mindless zombie? A headless body perhaps. Bovine? Livestock? A “breeder”? One of the sheeple? This is what or how some people think of you. Who are you? This Business Commentary article appeared in the Milwaukee … Continue reading

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Advice and Consent

I’ve been following the dustup over the appointment of a new Supreme Court Justice and it struck me that the whole concept of senatorial Advice and Consent is the very same thing a henpecked husband is subjected to. First you … Continue reading

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