Monthly Archives: September 2009

Utah budget crisis solved!!!

OK, Jerry Pobanz called me up this morning about today’s column on bicycle/car safety and in the process of talking we came up with a way to solve Utah’s budget crisis. Two words: Photo radar. Here’s the deal. My column … Read More

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Sen. Bennett & the Party of "No."

This really irritates the heck out of me. Just got this press release from Sen. Bennett:    BENNETT ON HEALTH CARE REFORM:    SLOW DOWN, START OVER, DO IT RIGHT   WASHINGTON, D.C. – Senator Bob Bennett (R-Utah) gave a speech … Read More

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Monday musings — health and eternal power!

– ”I must have more power!” – I was looking at Facebook and noticed an ad for a “Zero point” magnetic power generator that claimed to allow you to disconnect your home from the power grid by generating electricity through pure magnetic … Read More

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AG Shurtleff disappoints

Not to push business to the competition, but there’s a story in the sltribulation today by a reporter (click!) who got her training at the S-E discussing Attorney General Mark Shurtleff’s attack on Sen. Robert Bennett for — the horror … Read More

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When computer disaster strikes….

So I’m sitting there Sunday morning, reading the NYTimes on my computer (Mac iBook G4, old but reliable) when I click on the next page of whatever story I’m reading, I forget what, and suddenly my screen is full of … Read More

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Bad manners are what Hatch needs to condemn

Needless to say, if I’d heard President Obama’s speech before finishing my column in today’s paper I wouldn’t have changed much, but I would have had another really horrendous example of the sort of boorish behavior that Hatch, if he were a … Read More

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