Volume III                                 March 12, 2007                                   Number 11
A Political, Social, Literary Journal

Harvard Square Observer:
His Momma Done Told Us -
Barbara Bush on Dubya’s “Optical Rectosis”
Shortly after the election of George W. Bush to the presidency, my wife and I were visiting the Reverend David Lockwood, a retired Vicar of the Church of England, and his wife...

Two Poems
Lawrence Velvel
• Let Us Now Praise Honest Men
• The Long Line

• Credit Card Scams
• Flip Flop, Flip Flop . . .
• How To Tell When
   A Company Is In Trouble!
• A Living Document? - Part 5

Implication for the Long Run:
Developments Last Week
• Journalistic Wisdom
• Where's the Money?
• Impeachment
• Confused?
• Justice, Punishment, et cetera
• Fired Prosecutors
• The Innocence of Cops
Everything Else

Wisdom from Polonius
Thoughts of O.Wilde, Byron, F.Reynolds, and E.Roosevelt

Some Wise Advice
Concerning Identity Theft
We received the following last week in one of those e-mails that gets forwarded again and again and thought...

Chuckle of the Week
I was walking across a bridge one day, and I saw a man standing on the edge, about to jump off...

Chuckle Extra:
Understanding Engineers

Site of the Week:
National Cherry Blossom Festival
The 2007 festival marks the 95th celebration of the original gift of the 3,000 cherry trees from the city of Tokyo to the people of Washington, DC in 1912...

From the Video Shop:
Fast Food Nation
...a sobering look at a number of disturbing aspects of big business in the United States...

Editor's Panel

From the Editor
Eight topics to ponder

From Liberty Street:
The Nature of Nobility
As we glide along the stream of time, says the philosopher Imlac in Samuel Johnson's Rasselas, the objects we leave behind are always lessening...

From Sanitas: A Lexicon for the 21st Century
Definitions you will not find in the normal dictionary...

From Our Readers:
Links to Other Articles
• The President Who Cried Wolf

Ernest Cassara
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John Turner
Managing Editor

Neil Turner
Technical Editor

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