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A Vietnamese woman was too diverse for Madison

Ald. Thuy Pham-Remmele checked the wrong box: conservative Who knew inclusionary would be so exclusionary? We have been saying that identity politics divides and separates — unlike the Maidenform brassiere — without lifting. Madison is seeing that play out with … Continue reading

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It’s Leah, Tony & Shabnam this Tuesday

The Stately Manor will enhance your reality whether you like it or not The white lab coats trekked out to the garden shed to attach jumper cables to Ol’ Sparky, the Eisenhower-era mainframe computer here at the Policy Werkes, for … Continue reading

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Sarah Huckabee Sanders: Woman of the Year?

The Stately Manor’s runner-up, the Divine Mizz Vicki McKenna They may not wear their pussy hats on the set, but Anderson Cooper, Don Lemon, and Erin Burnett and almost the entire CNN line-up is in Stage 4 of Trump Derangement Syndrome. … Continue reading

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Sun Prairie volunteers are what make a community

“The health of a democratic society may be measured by the quality of functions performed by private citizens.” ― Alexis de Tocqueville, Democracy in America. From what I remember of my grandfather J.M., he was pretty irascible, strange as that may … Continue reading

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Nothing on Cops in Schools tonight

Appears cops in schools (educational resource officers) is NOT on TODAY’S agenda. Damn ad hoc committee STILL made no recommendation. Expect last minute notice of their meeting for Wednesday this week. Communication made to Madison Board of Education on July … Continue reading

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Linda Ketcham, woman of faith, spewer of bile

Let us pray for Madison Urban Ministry Whether it is a state or local budget that strips vital services from our most vulnerable neighbors while offering tax breaks to the wealthy or corporations, balancing a budget on the backs of … Continue reading

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