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Curt Hopkins
Attended University of Oregon
Lives in Eugene, OR
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  NINE: Manhunt in the Heartland (Muñoz Was a Righteous Bust) I hear the inner intern’s bobbin knob popping, an interurban daily Davey Crockett slop bucket parapet stopping clocks on the above...
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My latest column for The Cryptosphere, a triolet on the relationship between naming something/giving it a face and scapegoating. #dehart   #jeremy_hammond   #sabu   #chelsea_manning   #edward_snowden  
“Midway through this life of ours I found myself in a dark wood, for the straight way was lost.” – Dante Alighieri We name the things we fear And by so doing, weaken them. When what we dread’s uncl...
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Legislative movement at a federal level on that sweet sweet dope. What i done wrote.
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I'm all like, I wrote this and whatnot. 
Please, call them cybersecurity professionals.
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Hey, don't forget to bear rapt witness to my storytelling shenanigans at Back Fence PDX​'s Russian Roulette show in Portland on April 18 at Disjecta. O how you'll laugh. Possibly. 
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Marathon runner, Tuedon Morgan, has set another record by being the first to hoist the Nigerian flag on the North Pole, during the just concluded National Black Marathoner Association marathon.
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I had originally planned to end my profile of Dave Anthony with reaction to his one-man show he was working on and planned to debut at the Melbourne International Comedy Festival in Australia. 

He wound up not doing it last year, but this year he's there, currently performing "Hot Head." so why not re-read it and in your mind, slap on my originally-intended ending.
An oral history of failure, and (partial) redemption
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“Do your own time.” – prison saying Two things rob the world of wonder: Reducing life to magic numbers And twisting it to hide your blunders. Which is which is hard to say. One denies there’s a pri...
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An acrostic poem about security and the incidental reduction of complexity to simplicity. 
“The true mystery of the world is the visible.” – Oscar Wilde Medieval lunch box chums sprinkle salt on shams, Yielding to tramlines that run up the backs of stockings. Pronghorn antelope burst apa...
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A sonnet on MSM vs. blogs. Everybody loses!
“The dwarfs found out how to turn lead into gold by doing it the hard way. The difference between that and the easy way is that the hard way works.” – Terry Pratchett It’s hard to get the news from...
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A short hymnal measure on net neutrality.
“Behold, the wages of the laborers who mowed your fields, which you kept back by fraud, are crying out against you.” – James 5:4 The lord proclaimed the woods Were his and his alone, As swords have...
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I am a freelance writer. Recent gigs have included BBC, Okayafrica, Ars Technica, The Christian Science Monitor and Okayafrica.
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I was born in a 1960 International Harvester on the road between A Sack of Clams and Bottle Brush Hill where my father, the international arms merchant Adnan Khashogi, had stopped to sell the Klan a crate of Grendel P-12s.
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