Boldly entering the Blog-realm... Welcome to my first entry... am I a wee bit spooked? Not really.
As this develops, I'll be offering a viewpoint that isn't anti-capitalist, nor anti-American. But it WILL be pro-long-range, pro-peace, and pro-dignity.
The title "crystelZENmud" refers to a 1995 essay, written about the history of real property law, in which crystalline rules became 'blurred' by the reality of people trying to adapt to them, or adapt them to reality. I'll provide a link down the way: let me get used to this system!