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October 08, 2006

WB: Deer Season

Billmon:

Deer Season

Posted by b on October 8, 2006 at 6:53 UTC | Permalink

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It's only natural that the longer-term trends behind the news of the day are ignored, but they deserve careful consideration:

the environmental changes that have promoted the deer population explosion

the role of deer and deer ticks as vectors of the extremely debilitating Lyme disease

[and yes, this is meant metaphorically]

Posted by: mistah charley | Oct 8 2006 10:26 utc | 1

I don't understand The Deer.

Posted by: John Francis Lee | Oct 8 2006 11:52 utc | 2

"I always thought you were gay," Maf54 commented.

"Is it obvious?" the former page asked.

Ultimately, the young man said, he had a sexual encounter with Foley at the congressman's Washington home.

Then 21, he was in Washington as an intern in an unrelated program.

The two had wine and pizza on a backyard patio and then retired to a spare bedroom, he recalled.

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Why use a spare bedroom?

Posted by: b | Oct 8 2006 17:54 utc | 3

The deer refers to a youthful prank by Sen. Allen. He and some college buds shot a deer and Allen left the head in a mailbox in a black neighborhood. This was after Godfather I, when an animal head would have been seen as a death threat.

Posted by: Roger Bigod | Oct 8 2006 18:05 utc | 4

The deer refers to a youthful prank by Sen. Allen. He and some college buds shot a deer and Allen left the head in a mailbox in a black neighborhood. This was after Godfather I, when an animal head would have been seen as a death threat.

Posted by: Roger Bigod | Oct 8 2006 18:05 utc | 5

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