Monthly Archives: November 2011

Recent NYC

I don’t know if the current musical Sister Act is better than the Whoopi Goldberg film it is based on.  I didn’t see the original.  But the musical, playing at the Broadway Theatre, was definitely the highlight of my recent trip to … Continue reading

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VOTING MECHANISMS: or TECHNOLOGY ACCORDING TO GOVERNMENT

Technologically speaking, the U.S.government has been groundbreaking in two areas.  The first is defense, which brought us the computer and the internet.  The second is the space program, out of which came the microwave and the cellphone. Outside these two … Continue reading

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