Writing a book.

On April 25, 2010, in Quote, by Glen Davis

Writing a book is an adventure. To begin with, it is a toy and an amusement; then it becomes a mistress, and then it becomes a master, and then a tyrant. The last phase is that just as you are about to be reconciled to your servitude, you kill the monster, and fling him out to the public.—Winston Churchill

Janet Napolitano for Supreme Court

On April 17, 2010, in OpEd, Politics, by Glen Davis

With news that former Governor Janet Napolitano is a possible candidate for the Supreme Court, one might wonder just how she would interpret the Constitution of the United States of America. Would she interpret it “loosely?” Or would she actually feel bound by her oath to “support and defend the Constitution against all enemies foreign and domestic?”

Let’s examine her most recent work at the Department of Homeland Security to see if we can divine some wisdom on the matter. She wrote an interesting Rightwing Extremism: Current Economic and Political Climate Fueling Resurgence in Radicalization and Recruitment report and even developed her very own Lexicon.
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Arizona to allow concealed weapons without permit

On April 16, 2010, in News Item, by Glen Davis

By PAUL DAVENPORT and JONATHAN J. COOPER (AP)

PHOENIX — Favoring the constitutional right to bear arms over others’ concerns about gun safety, Gov. Jan Brewer on Friday signed into law a bill making Arizona the third state allowing people to carry a concealed weapon without requiring a permit.

The measure takes effect 90 days after the current legislative session ends, which likely puts the effective date in July or August.

“I believe this legislation not only protects the Second Amendment rights of Arizona citizens, but restores those rights as well,” Brewer, a Republican, said in a statement.
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Lulu sales contest underway.

On April 4, 2010, in Book Sale, Fiction, Political Science, by Glen Davis

Every month, Lulu.com has a sales contest that benefits you and me. If you purchase any books through my Lulu storefront until April 30th, you can receive 10% off of your purchase by entering the code SHOWERS in the coupon section at checkout. This applies only to books purchased through my Lulu storefront and not to those purchased through other online retailers, though they may have discounts of their own.


Disclaimer: Enter coupon code ‘ SHOWERS ‘ during checkout and save 10% off the purchase price. Discount cannot be used to pay for, nor shall be applied to, applicable taxes or shipping and handling charges. Maximum amount that may be applied to discount is $10.00 per account. Promotional codes cannot be applied to any previous orders. No exchanges or substitutions allowed. Only one valid promotional code may be used per order. Offer expires April 30, 2010 at 11:59 PM EDT. Lulu.com reserves the right to change or revoke this offer at any time. Void where prohibited.

No Joke.

On April 1, 2010, in Book Sale, by Glen Davis

Today ONLY you can get 10% off of my books or any other books from LULU by entering APRILFOOLS when you check out to make your purchase.

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