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Another Fine Mess

[cb_profit_poster Storytelling]Clinton, S.C., Tuesday, September 24, 2013, 10:27 a.m. I really can’t explain it. It was a spur-of-the-moment decision. It makes no sense, historically or technologically. Not even artistically. I’m laughing about it now. What the hell. Why not? The … Continue reading

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Information Overload and Wisdom Loss

[cb_profit_poster Lottery1]Clinton, S.C., Friday, September 20, 2013, 10:15 a.m. A movie from 1933 is playing on TV. Clemson beat North Carolina State last night. The Kansas City Chiefs beat the Philadelphia Eagles. The Boston Red Sox clinched a playoff spot … Continue reading

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The Sad Demise of the Name ‘Dick’

Clinton, S.C., Friday, May 24, 11:32 a.m. When I was a kid, the top driver in NASCAR was occasionally referred to on television and in print as “Dick Petty,” though the King himself always preferred “Richard.” If the announcer said … Continue reading

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