July 31, 2016
by Les Lane
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PELICANS AND REALITY

Before summer ends stroll out to the tip of the long pier that slides like a spear into the Gulf of Mexico from the Biloxi Lighthouse. Quiet your mind and open your senses. The sun embraces you, the water gently … Continue reading

July 1, 2016
by Les Lane
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FACT. REALITY. TRUTH.

In the summer of 2002, reporter Ron Suskind met with a senior advisor to George W. Bush who famously accused Suskind of living in the “reality-based community,” which he defined as people who “believe that solutions emerge from (a) judicious … Continue reading

June 1, 2016
by Les Lane
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SCHLOCK

In 1950, Republican senator Joseph McCarthy brandished a piece of paper and declared “The State Department is infested with communists. I have here in my hand a list of 205 that were known to the Secretary of State as being … Continue reading