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A- Should there be a state for gun owners? Obalesque comments.
B- Are the Dolphins moving to LA, wonders PhinPhanatic.
A team that can’t sell out the stadium? Check. An owner who loves the celebrity lifestyle? Check. A stadium that can’t get the funding to renovate? Check. A team that on the field plays very low under the expectations. Check that too. Today we learn that Dolphins owner Stephen Ross is part of a group trying to buy AEG. While most would say so what, the issue at hand is that AEG is in the process of building the brand new stadium in Los Angeles for a football team that doesn’t yet exist.C- Go Hydrology! finds evidence of "snow" in the swamp.
D- Culture Designers shares some commentary on yesterday's events in Washington, DC.
Today we are reminded of how much can be accomplished in less than a lifetime and that we are the curators of this life. So let’s stay awake this time around because fifty years is just around the corner and we’re moving at light speed towards the idealist dream ahead.E- When your political party is all about hate, division and exclusion, Discourse and Bark Bark Woof Woof show us what you need to resort to in order to stat relevant. From the former...
The VA Senate is split 50-50. Today, one Democrat was absent. Sen. Henry Marsh, a 79-year-old civil rights veteran, was in Washington DC for the Obama inaugural. That’s when the Republicans pounced: they introduced and rammed through without notice a redistricting bill that would take the 20-20 Senate and make it, by some calculations 27-13 by packing as many Democrats as possible into a minority of the districts.