First, the question tossed out by David Brin.
Lighting the political lamp (it may be on for a couple of weeks), let me begin with a disclaimer, for those of you who don't know me ... I despise all dogmatists, including those on the far-left. As a one-time keynoter for a Libertarian Party Convention, I have the bona fides of someone who has re...
Source: http://www.facebook.com/thedavidbrin, [10/23/10]
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