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Tim Patrick is a software architect and developer with more than 30 years of experience in designing and building custom software solutions. He is the author of multiple books on Microsoft technologies, and was selected as a Microsoft MVP for his support to the programming community. Tim earned his degree in computer science from Seattle Pacific University.
The Politics of No Meaning

The Politics of No Meaning

Three million women marched across America this weekend. There were motivated, and lacked only one thing: a goal.
The Wrong Way to Identify Tyranny

The Wrong Way to Identify Tyranny

Former U.S. Secretary of Labor Robert Reich recently published a warning about tyranny. If his list is accurate, we've been electing tyrants for centuries.
Why Obamacare Failed

Why Obamacare Failed

The desire to make healthcare affordable for Americans is laudable. Unfortunately, that didn't happen under Obamacare, and couldn't.
Mediocre Right to Healthcare

The Mediocre Right to Healthcare

Some supporters of Obamacare insist that healthcare is a fundamental right. To determine if that is correct, we first need to understand what rights are.
Moscow: December 25, 1991

Review of Moscow: December 25, 1991

The Soviet Union came to an abrupt and uneventful end twenty-five years ago. This book by Irish Times journalist Conor O'Clery provides a look into the personalities that led to its downfall.

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