Monthly Archives: May 2010

The Art of Making Clay Pipes

Having just tried a clay pipe at home, I noticed a couple things about it.  Not only is the smoke much cooler, but it burns extremely well.  Thought the bowl itself is small — no larger than the size of … Continue reading

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On Violence in Politics

“Der Krieg ist eine bloße Fortsetzung der Politik mit anderen Mitteln” — Carl von Clausewitz, On War (1832) The handicapped are the model citizens of tomorrow. That sounds like the very worst of what many Americans would consider to be … Continue reading

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