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Lies ‘R Us

Lies ‘R Us “Lies ‘R Us” isn’t a big box store or a board game for death row inmates or even a brand of cosmetics for women over fifty. “Lies ‘R Us” is an invisible country. It’s been around for decades, but in an amorphous and leaderless form that defies detection. ...

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Casino Voting

Casino Voting Odds Makers listen up. How do Las Vegas casinos guard against “Odds Shifters,” “Advantage Gamblers,“ and “Cheaters?” First, they use the law to discourage any form of stealing, i.e., cheating.  Laws affecting casinos state that anyone caught stealing as...

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Groundhog Year

Groundhog Year My wife and I went into isolation a year ago after news of a deadly pandemic spreading across the country. We’ve been extraordinarily vigilant in our adherence to mitigation protocols—wearing masks, social distancing, washing our hands, sanitizing...

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Day Of Reckoning

Day of Reckoning There’s a limit to how much one’s conscience can bear before it transforms from an unpleasant rumbling in your gut to a tsunami of outrage. I’m a white male with roots in the antebellum south. I’m also a child of the military spending all my growing...

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