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By Tom Cushing

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About this blog: The Raucous Caucus shares the southpaw perspectives of this Boomer on the state of the nation, the world, and, sometimes, other stuff. I enjoy crafting it to keep current, and occasionally to rant on some issue I care about deeply...  (More)

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House of Cables
Feb 19, 2014 2:53 pm
Comments: 17 | Views: 6,454

The new House of Cards series on Netflix has been a riveting experience on multiple levels. Don't worry, no spoilers here – just to say that part of its... More
A Pope That a UU Can Love (mostly), Part Duo: The Church
Dec 12, 2013 12:25 pm
Comments: 14 | Views: 6,388

This will be the second of three installments on Time's Person of the Year, specifically his ... More
Vote for Pedro?
Jun 28, 2013 9:56 am
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Now that the Supreme Court has timidly deputized local trial Judge Vaughn Walker to speak for it on Prop 8; and setting aside the stunning arrival on the national... More
College-level Math 1, Electoral edition
Sep 26, 2012 11:29 am
Comments: 6 | Views: 6,214

As the campaigns take shape in late September and the so-called "low-interest" voters (who may decide the outcome – what a comfort that is!) finally tune-in... More
Mr. Votes Goes to Washington (but not quite far enough)
Nov 23, 2013 3:32 pm
Comments: 17 | Views: 6,169

Amidst typically strident DC hyperbole, the Senate this week took a significant step toward getting things done. It amended its filibuster rules to overcome their... More
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