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Democracy’s Sword of Damocles

Let’s review some things about the 2016 election…. 1) Cambridge Analytica stole the data of 50 million American Facebook users. Facebook knew about it but did not follow up to stop it. 2) Russia used a troll farm to weaponize false news stories and spread them thoughout social media. 3) Cambridge Analytica admits that they […]

Milking MNLARS

by Dave Mindeman The MNLARS system has been a disaster. Trying to fix it with this legislature is an even bigger disaster. When MN has a problem that needs addressing, we can never get it resolved because the Republican dominated legislature would rather milk the controversy than fix the issue. This happened with the individual […]

A Tribute To Old Glory

by Dave Mindeman I was driving south bound on I-35 through Lakeville and I passed the new Gander Outdoors store (formerly Gander Mountain) and there in all its glory was the largest flag I had ever seen. It was very windy so Old Glory was completely unfurled and waving like those amber waves of grain. […]