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Radical in economics, progressive in politics and Edwardian in manners and customs.

Diaries published: 7 (70 days since last diary on Wed Mar 18, 2015 at 03:06 PM PDT)

Comments posted: 318 (3 days since last comment on Sun May 24, 2015 at 01:43 PM PDT)

Diary frequency: seldom

Comment frequency: frequent

Total Recommends: 27

Total Comment Ratings: 0

Most Recommended Diary: A solution for the 1% Problem, 23 comments, 9 recommends

People Following metonomy: 1

metonomy's Most Recent Diaries:

Let me try to get at some kind of conservative essence. I think the core framework of conservatism is the community; while liberalism begins with the individual. Conservatism also respects tradition;
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Comment Count 2 comments on Wed Mar 18, 2015 at 03:06 PM PDT with 1 Recommend
Incredible - that so much was done in such a short time. Less than 500 years from Copernicus to the present. In that time the world - and our minds- have been totally transformed. Only once in ...
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Comment Count 9 comments on Tue Jan 13, 2015 at 01:46 PM PST with 2 Recommends
Everyone agrees, poetry is the language of emotions. But what are emotions? I suggest that emotions are a language; one capable of an amazing array of thoughts and judgement. Poetry, then, is a ...
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Comment Count 10 comments on Sun Jan 11, 2015 at 10:55 AM PST with 2 Recommends
I take my title from Franklin Roosevelt's Four Freedoms. In this speech he described the four: Freedom of Speech, Freedom of Worship, Freedom from Want and Freedom from Fear. I believe these are as ...
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Comment Count 12 comments on Fri Jan 09, 2015 at 10:33 AM PST with 5 Recommends
Gibson's retirement obviously offers Democrats a unique opportunity. For all that Republicans have a 2-1 edge in enrollment if the district, we don't have to look back very far to see a Democratic ...
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Comment Count 4 comments on Tue Jan 06, 2015 at 02:29 PM PST with 3 Recommends
I'm not a real fan of Miss Swift. I think hers is at best a modest talent. But what she is, is an ICON; an utterly charismatic leader of taste for those who are into pop music today. What is ...
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Comment Count 43 comments on Tue Dec 30, 2014 at 12:32 PM PST with 5 Recommends

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