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Reihan Salam writes about ways to save the Republican Party from self-destruction. What defenders of the Republican status quo fail to realize is that unless the party speaks to the interests of working-class voters, they won’t just face slightly higher capital gains taxes or more wasteful spending under a Hillary Clinton administration. They will face a backlash from within that threatens to profoundly damage a party that, at its best, is a champion of the core social and economic institutions…

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The race to the bottom

The race to the bottom by Seth Godin (Seth's Blog) The race to the top makes more sense to me. The race to the top is focused on design and respect and dignity and guts and innovation and sustainability and yes, generosity when it might be easier to be selfish. It's also risky, filled with difficult technical and emotional hurdles, and requires patience and effort and insight. The race to the top is the long-term path with the desirable outcome.…

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Newark / @element14 and my @Raspberry_Pi

Newark / element14 Customer Service SUCK! Interesting challgneing I have getting my Raspberry Pi which I ordered from +Newark / element14 on March 12th, 2012. I received an email update in April advising me that they had remove the promised ship date of May and that I find out more at their web site. I read that and I noted that while no firm ship dates were promised (my order is still listed as back ordered) they did make this…

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