Michael Maynard

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<b>The Most Uninteresting Man In The World – Updated</b> <b><br>by Michael A. Maynard</b> <b><br>April 18, 2015</b><p><b>Who is the most uninteresting man in the world? And why is he</b> …

Marco Rubio

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<b>Nothin’ Shakin’ On Shakedown Street</b> <b><br>by Michael A. Maynard</b> <b><br>April 16, 2015</b><p><b>The country is going through the shakedown street time of national politics.</b> …

Government

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Going <b>Cra-Cra On You – Updated</b> <b><br>by Michael A. Maynard</b> <b><br>April 6, 2015</b><p><b>It’s not funny when a politician with “unusual beliefs” is elected. Unfortunately,</b> …

Political Science

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<b>Reading Is Fun And Mental,</b> <b>Duh! <br>A Poll</b> <b><br>by Michael A. Maynard</b> <b><br>March 23, 2015</b><p><b>I have received many detailed and passionate comments about my recent</b> …

Polling

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<b>Reading Is Fun And Mental,</b> <b>Duh</b> <b><br>by Michael A. Maynard</b> <b><br>March 19, 2015</b><p><b>Using computers and cell phones to read a book is not as beneficial as reading the</b> …

The Brain

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<b>The American Dilemma Of Implicit Bias:</b> <b><br>Everyone Is A Little Bit Racis</b><i>t</i> <b><br>by Michael A. Maynard</b> <b><br>March 10, 2015</b><p><b>The racially charged incidents between black</b> …

Justice

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<b>Don’t Mess With Taylor Bader Rousey:</b> <b><br>The Worldwide Fights Of Women</b> <b><br>by Michael A. Maynard</b> <b><br>March 2, 2015</b><p><b>The role and rights of women are under attack</b> …

Planned Parenthood

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<b>The</b> <i>American Way</i> <b>Of Dying</b> <b>– Updated</b> <b><br>by Michael A. Maynard</b> <b><br>February 11, 2015</b><p><b>The death of Brittany Maynard has generated renewed interest in “Death With</b> …

Jeb Bush

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<b>Being</b> Quiet: <b><br>The Politics Of Personality</b> <b><br>by Michael A. Maynard</b> <b><br>February 17, 2015</b><p><b>Psychological studies show that most people associate being an extrovert</b> …

Behavioral Sciences

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<b>The Happy Union Of States:</b> <b><br>The Wisdom And Prescience Of James Madison – Updated</b> <b><br>by Michael A. Maynard</b> <b><br>February 27, 2015</b><p><b>What is government itself but the</b> …

Political Science

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<b>Ball Of Incompetence – Part II</b> <b><br>Truth, Justice And The Patriot Way</b> <b><br>by Michael A. Maynard</b> <b><br>February 3, 2015</b><p><b>Most of the National Football League’s followers</b> …

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<i>Ball Of Incompetence: Part I</i> <b><br>The Mismanagement Of The National Football League</b> <b><br>By Michael A. Maynard</b> <b><br>January 26, 2015</b><p><b>The National Football League (NFL)</b> …

NFL

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<b>A Total Eclipse Of The Heart</b> <b><br>(And The Brain And The Spine)</b> <b><br>by Michael A. Maynard</b> <b><br>January 11, 2015</b><p><b>As we enter the new year, usually a time for hope and</b> …

Obama Administration

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<b>Real Imaginary Friends:</b> <b><br>Honoring The Life Of Briar (theelsmom) Storms</b> <b><br>by Michael Maynard</b> <b><br>January 5, 2015</b><p><b>Now that social media has become a fixture of</b> …

Social Media

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<b>They Are So Derivative <br>The Culture Of Greed Continues</b> <b><br>By Michael A. Maynard</b> <b><br>December 12, 2014</b><p><b>The current rush to pass the “Cromnibus” government</b> …

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The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2014 annual report for this blog.<p>Here’s an excerpt:<p>A New York City subway train holds 1,200 people. …

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<b>The Vast Right-Wing Conspiracy Grows:</b> <b><br>The Real Result Of The 2014 Midterm Elections</b> <b><br>By Michael A. Maynard</b> <b><br>November 19, 2014</b><p><b>While the mainstream media</b> …

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<b>The American Tune: Manifest Destiny</b> <b><br>by Michael A. Maynard</b> <b><br>November 28, 2014</b><p><b>Since the first settlers arrived on America’s shores, the desire to fulfill</b> …

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<b>Republicans Are From Mars, Democrats Are From Venus</b> <b><br>by Michael A. Maynard</b> <b><br>December 3, 2014</b><p><b>New psychological research shows there are substantial</b> …

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<b>KENTUCKY – YOU HAVE ADDISON DISEASE: PART III</b> <b><br>VOTE OUT MITCH MCCONNELL</b> <br>by Michael Maynard <br>August 18, 2014<p><b>Addison Disease is a painful political</b> …

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KENTUCKY – YOU HAVE ADDISON DISEASE: PART II <br>VOTE OUT MITCH MCCONNELL <br>by Michael Maynard <br>August 6, 2014<p><b>Addison’s Disease is a very painful hormonal</b> …

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Comedy Is <i>Hard</i> <br>Rest In Peace <i>Robin Williams</i><br>By Michael Maynard<br>August 12, 2014<p>The world is a comedy to those that think, a tragedy to those that …

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The <i>Hard</i> Way<br>by Michael Maynard<br>July 10, 2014<p><b>The election of President Barack Hussein Obama provided hope, especially to Latino Americans, after eight</b> …

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<b>My Fios app</b><p>Who says you have to be home to take care of your to dos? Pay bills, make service changes and upgrade from virtually anywhere.<p><b>TV everywhere</b><p>…

Verizon

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<i>And</i> <b>Not A Drop ………….</b> <br>By <br>Michael Maynard <br>September 13, 2013<p><b>Fracking to retrieve hard to get oil and gas reserves is destroying water supplies.</b><p><b>Day after</b> …

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<i>The Music of Politics</i><p><i>by Michael Maynard</i> <i><br>April 18, 2014</i><p>There is a lot of speechifying and talking heads in today’s politics. What’s missing is great …

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<b>The Aggrieved and The Grieving:</b> <b><br>It Has Been One Year Since Newtown</b> <b><br>A Story In Numbers, Pictures, Graphs And Videos</b><br>by Michael Maynard<br>December 14, …

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<b>Have You Played Your Ticket Today?</b> <b><br>The State Lottery’s Shell Game</b> <br>by Michael A. Maynard <br>December 30, 2013<p><b>The frenzy around the recent $636 million</b> …

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One Of The Few Times You’ll Find Me On The Right<p>Yes, I Was Born This Way<br>By Michael Maynard<br>January 2, 2014<p>In the picture above, I’m the one on the …