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Achenblog: December, 2012

Posted at 12:31 PM ET, 12/31/2012

Redskins take A-train to NFC East championship

Sometimes you just have to run the ball

By Joel Achenbach  |  12:31 PM ET, 12/31/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Redskins

Posted at 12:39 PM ET, 12/27/2012

2012 and 2013

Looking back on 2012 (better times ahead?)

By Joel Achenbach  |  12:39 PM ET, 12/27/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  bloggingheads, futurism, year in review

Posted at 09:08 AM ET, 12/25/2012

Merry Christmas

Santa was busy this year

By Joel Achenbach  |  09:08 AM ET, 12/25/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Christmas

Posted at 09:40 AM ET, 12/20/2012

The evaporating federal government

The long knives are out for discretionary spending

By Joel Achenbach  |  09:40 AM ET, 12/20/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  federal debt, fiscal cliff, fiscall cliff, president obama

Posted at 09:54 AM ET, 12/17/2012

Curbing gun violence: If not now, when?

Pondering the unthinkable in Newtown

By Joel Achenbach  |  09:54 AM ET, 12/17/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  gun control, mental illness, newtown shooting

Posted at 12:13 PM ET, 12/14/2012

Abraham Lincoln: "Rise to Greatness"

Von Drehle on Lincoln's "Rise to Greatness"

By Joel Achenbach  |  12:13 PM ET, 12/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  abraham lincoln, american history, civil war

Posted at 12:31 PM ET, 12/12/2012

Fiscal cliff: Get out the fog machines

Do you know when you can retire?

By Joel Achenbach  |  12:31 PM ET, 12/12/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  fiscal cliff, retirement age, social security, tax rates

Posted at 11:45 AM ET, 12/11/2012

Global Trends 2030: Megatrends vs. game-changers

The future ain't what it used to be

By Joel Achenbach  |  11:45 AM ET, 12/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  future of america, global trends, human civilization

Posted at 10:23 AM ET, 12/10/2012

Redskins vs. Ravens: The Perfect Game

Kirk Cousins' last-second perfect game

By Joel Achenbach  |  10:23 AM ET, 12/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  NFL football, Redskins, washington redskins

Posted at 08:53 AM ET, 12/07/2012

Piano lessons

The trials and tribulations of a college piano student

By Joel Achenbach  |  08:53 AM ET, 12/07/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  college credits, music, piano lessons

Posted at 09:28 AM ET, 12/04/2012

Redskins beat Giants, I have a life

Redskins victory reflects well on blogger

By Joel Achenbach  |  09:28 AM ET, 12/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  professional football, Redskins, washington redskins

Posted at 08:59 AM ET, 12/03/2012

How old is the Grand Canyon?

Short summary of story

By Joel Achenbach  |  08:59 AM ET, 12/03/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  geology, Grand Canyon, science

 

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