car·riage re·turn

n. the lever or mechanism on a typewriter that would cause the cylinder on which the paper was held (the carriage) to return to the left margin of the page


Quote of the Day,Planet Paul Edition

From Bill Kauffman,speaking at Ron Paul’s Campaign for Liberty event at the Target Center in Minneapolis:

“Locating the antiwar wing of today’s Republican Party is like looking for the Juice Newton wing in the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.”

I hear America singing…and I don’t like the tune.

The youth of America today is So wonderful And I’m proud to be a part of This gigantic mass deception 

- Frank Zappa,Flower Punk

With Willard Romney winning his (second) firewall state last night,the identity of the eventual winner of the Republican nomination has been rendered all the more Read on…

I know the world isn’t fair,but why isn’t it ever unfair in my favor?

Gore Vidal’s column over on Truthdig yesterday brought back some feelings of resentment that had faded into the background over the course of the week (I’m in the midst of fall semester finals).

I don’t agree with Mr. Vidal on the particular cause of Rep. Kucinich’s exclusion,however. Please consider his assertion Read on…