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Bill Harshaw
Retired bureaucrat
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It's All Downhill from Here
This month I got my first hearing aid.  Today I was told I need my first  dental crown. My health has been generally good up to now--no hospital stays, no broken bones, etc.  But it's all downhill from here.
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Small Dairy? Test Farm
The Times today had an article on a supposed small farm; actually a billionaire's test farm (i.e. playtoy given my cynical mood today) trying out various systems intended for small farms. It's call Rivendale  (it doesn't tweet much). The article is frustrat...
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John Boyd on BBC
Since I mentioned Boyd's appearance in a Post article, I should give equal time to the BBC, where a sound bite from Boyd was included in their piece on the impact of the partial shutdown of the government. In fairness to Boyd, I suspect he has a reputation ...
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John Boyd and the Shutdown of FSA
When the Post wanted a farmer to talk about the hardships caused by the shutdown of FSA one of the ones they found was John Boyd.  See yesterday's article . Forgive me for finding it ironic that Boyd still depends in part on the agency which he sued.  Just ...
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Fences and Landowning in the Post
Marc Fisher had an article i n the Post about walls, which touched on fences, which included a quote from an expert which I found to be wrong!!  I commented there, which I'll copy here: "From the nation’s earliest days, when only white male landowners could...
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Our Decentralized Systems
John Phipps twitted about this piece, specifically this: This industry, and in particular the few groups who control the narrative, need to actually just agree and make one darn file type used to transfer and create data. I know this has and is being tried ...
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