Volume II                                November 6, 2006                             Number 41
A Political, Social, Literary Journal

Harvard Square Observer
Ernest Cassara
I am a Democrat, which was nothing I decided for myself but simply the way I was brought up...

Mock Letters To Bush, Pretend Speeches For Bush, And Reactionary Judges
Lawrence Velvel
Last Sunday my wife informed me that she had heard the sometimes estimable Ben Stein deliver a commentary on the CBS TV show called Sunday Morning...

Implication for the Long Run:
Developments Last Week
• On the Road
• Some Time in the Past
• An Unknown
• A Never Ending Issue?
• The Effect of Fear
• Text

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Everything Else

Wisdom from Polonius
Thoughts of N.Gingrich, G.B.Shaw, J.Reston, M.Twain, and A.Lincoln

Chuckle of the Week
An Indian walks into a cafe with a shotgun in one hand pulling a male buffalo with the other...

Site of the Week:
Build a Better Burger
Prize winning recipes from Sutter Home Family Vinewards

From the Video Shop:
Separate Lies
Neil Turner
Years ago when I first read John Irving's The World According to Garp, I was astounded that most of the younger adults with whom I had contact didn't like the book ...

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Editor's Panel

From the Editor
John Turner
I'm sorry we had to be a day late with the HSC this week. I had some family commitments I had to take care of....

From Liberty Street:
John Turner
I've had this suspicion before. But this morning in the Orlando Airport it became a near certainty. The Department of Homeland Security exists for one purpose only...

Comments Upon Articles
• Re: Israel Deliberately Starves
   Palestinians Into Submission,
   Article in "The Nation" Says

Ernest Cassara
Founding Editor

John Turner
Mananging Editor