Monthly Archives: March 2013

The Sky Is Falling

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By Rachel Birdsell I have a phrase I use when someone is losing their mind over something that isn’t worth losing their mind over. I call it “doing the muppet.” If you want to do the muppet, all you have to do is flail your arms wildly over your head, scream a lot about the…

Author Puts Dynamic Personality To Use

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1Staff Report One local writer has too much personality for one name. That’s why, Tom Gnagey chooses to write under half a dozen pen names, with different genres attributed to each. With more than 70 novels and nonfiction books, along with hundres of stories to his credit, he is one of Northwest Arkansas’ most prolific…

Billionaires Muzzle Climate Science

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By George Monbiot Published in the Guardian Feb. 19, 2013 Conspiracies against the public don’t get much uglier than this. As the Guardian revealed last week, two secretive organizations working for U.S. billionaires have spent $118 million to ensure that no action is taken to prevent man-made climate change(1). While inflicting untold suffering on the…