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America’s Top Ten Crises – and what to do about them

Jul 31, 2018 No Comments ›› admin

By Lynn Woolley Existential threats to our country are often overblown – think bird flu, swine flu, Ebola, the population bomb, and of course, global warming. Some things are real …

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So long Austin and Welcome to Snowflake City Limits

Jul 30, 2018 No Comments ›› admin

By Lynn Woolley Just when you think the people who run Austin can’t get any dumber, they seem to reach for the stars. There is apparently a city board called …

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Uranus the Invader

Jul 27, 2018 No Comments ›› admin

FICTION By Lynn Woolley Editor’s note: This is one of the short-shorts (quite possibly the first) I wrote as a teenager for my fanzine “The Symbol,” and featuring my superhero, …

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Why so many people hate CNN more than MSNBC

Jul 26, 2018 No Comments ›› admin

By Lynn Woolley MSNBC actually has a larger audience than CNN – so how come most right-wing hatred of cable news is directed at CNN? I put some thought into …

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The Case of the Deceased Detective

Jul 25, 2018 No Comments ›› admin

FICTION By Lynn Woolley Editor’s note: The 5th and final Duval Street mystery is an example of the proverbial “imaginary story” where you can kill off a character without killing …

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Obama said NO, Trump said YES, regarding Lethal Weapons to Ukraine

Jul 25, 2018 No Comments ›› admin

By Lynn Woolley Who’s been tougher on Russia? Obama or Trump? The answer may lie in whether you believe Obama walked on water – or whether Trump is a puppet …

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Sandy Berger was Poster Boy for revoking Security Clearance

Jul 24, 2018 No Comments ›› admin

By Lynn Woolley With the flap about former CIA chief John Brennan and former DNI head James Clapper “monetizing” their National Security Clearances –it’s instructive to look at how the …

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MSNBC should fire John Brennan as calls mount to revoke Security Clearance

Jul 23, 2018 No Comments ›› admin

By Lynn Woolley Brennan, a national security adviser and CIA head under President Obama, is becoming a flashpoint in the Russia investigation. Specifically, Brennan appears on MSNBC daily, as a …

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Earth vs. the Reptilians

Jul 22, 2018 No Comments ›› admin

FICTION By Lynn Woolley Editor’s note: This is a nifty little documentary-style story, sans dialogue, with a lot of “Star Trek” influence and an ending reminiscent of “War of the …

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The Case of the Unfinished Mystery

Jul 19, 2018 No Comments ›› admin

FICTION By Lynn Woolley Editor’s note: There were five original Duval Street mysteries written in the 70’s, and I think this one (#4) is the best of the bunch. The …

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