Peace Through Violence

Friday, April 18, 2008 – As is our current practice, now that our April 18 issue is on the streets and in the mail (First Class, no less!) we’re posting the previous fortnight’s paper (Vol. 252, No. 14, dated April 4) here, for the instant gratification of all you freeloading, silicon-based life-forms out there. Our subscribers, of course, will receive the genuine wood-pulp-based version of today’s paper in their mailboxes in just a day or two. If your dignity requires similarly privileged treatment, you may subscribe here. The issue we offer here for free, in pdf form, includes a Fortnightly Rant headlined “Peace Through Violence.” …

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Same Old Brand New

Saturday, April 5, 2008 – Nil desperandum, Gazette fans. We may be a day late updating this site, and posting the new banner above, but The Olde Rag hit the streets here in the Piscataqua River watershed yesterday, on schedule. And, our subscribers’ papers are in the hands of the faithful U.S. Postal Service. They should be appear in most mailboxes Monday, if they haven’t yet arrived. As is our practice, we’re now making available our penultimate paper, Volume 252, No. 13, dated March 21. Just mash this link to download the thing, but be warned–it weighs 3.1 MB. In this issue we slag the …

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Another Fortnight, Another Paper

Friday, March 21, 2008 – We are proud to announce that we’ve once again defied the forces of entropy, and published another issue of this venerable newspaper. Even as we compose this post, one band of volunteers is preparing to mail copies – First Class! – to our hundreds of subscribers in nearly every state of the Union, while another group of stalwarts is fanning across town, placing thousands of copies in local business establishments, where they can be obtained for free by the ravenous reading public. But what about you, cyber-person? Have we forgotten you? We have not. We have made available to you …

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Patience, Please …

Wednesday, March 19, 2008 – Yes, we know: the whole world is waiting for us to post something fresh here. Well, our dead-tree darling comes first, and we’ve got work to do between now and the deadline. So we’ll just offer this inside view of our operation, and ask for your patience.

Marching with Winter Soldiers

Tuesday, March 11, 2008 — We just got this message from Tom Jackson, at Joe Public Films: “Last weekend I had the honor and privilege to march with (and film) the Philadelphia chapter of Iraq Veterans Against the War from Constitution Hall in downtown Philadelphia, to Valley Forge. The group wanted to draw attention to the upcoming Winter Soldier: Iraq & Afghanistan events coming up this weekend in and around DC. The events run from March 13-16, and include veterans from the Iraq conflict, as well as active duty soldiers.” “This is the first of a series of short videos for IVAW. This one focuses …

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