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I’ve always wanted to be a writer. In fact, I’ve always wanted to write a periodic newspaper column. My wife says it’s because I was born with a little known mental impairment called Recreational Self Abuse Disorder (commonly known as RSAD). Given a choice, people with RSAD will choose whatever action makes their life more miserable. In any case, when I saw the Observer and talked to the Observer staff, I came to understand how this publication works, and I got really excited (RSAD sufferers get excited any time they see an opportunity to make things more difficult for themselves).
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Volume 1, Issue 2, Posted 2:58 PM, 09.05.2009

The Bay Library Needs Our Help

With the tight presidential race and the contentious casino gambling issue garnering much of the election spotlight this year, one important issue may not be at the forefront of voters' minds. The Cuyahoga County Library system has a 2.5 mill levy (Issue 127) on the ballot, and the sagging economy may cause voters to tighten their purse strings at the polls.
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Volume 1, Issue 1, Posted 12:37 PM, 10.11.2008