Dan Murphy

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Recent contents by Dan Murphy

Dan Murphy: ’Tis The Season

Dec 27, 2018 by Dan Murphy
For anti-industry activists to gin up their fund-raising appeals — just in time for their acolytes to divert some Christmas cash to the cause … of destroying production agriculture, that is.

Dan Murphy: Rotten to the Bone

Dec 17, 2018 by Dan Murphy
Not much firsthand data is available on how our prehistoric ancestors lived; sadly, there was no YouTube 250,000 years ago. But new research suggests what they ate was seriously primitive.

Dan Murphy: On Becoming Like Cows

Dec 03, 2018 by Dan Murphy
Of all the spirit animals about which we might fantasize, cows are way down most people’s lists. But given the ‘lifestyles’ of modern bovines, maybe we ought to reexamine our priorities.

Halloween Profiling

Oct 26, 2018 by Dan Murphy
Think those little tots are grateful to get whatever treats you’re handing out? Guess again. Underneath their masks, kids are passing judgment like a bunch of angry jurors.

Media Misses the Mark

Oct 11, 2018 by Dan Murphy
Is it too much to expect that even news sources with a partisan bias at least make an attempt at presenting a story objectively?

Dan Murphy: Avoiding the Obvious

Aug 31, 2018 by Dan Murphy
Whether you agree or disagree with the administration’s tariff wars with U.S. export partners, ag trade groups should follow best practices in convincing allies of their position. Here’s how not to do it.