I would have written this yesterday, but the Internet service to our town has been down for three days (thanks to First World infrastructure).
On April 1, 1968, my father was killed when the P-3 ...
I admit to being pedantic about certain annoying grammatical creations and over-used phrases but one thing that appears here often when referring to Republicans / Xian fundamentalists is the word, ...
Those of you who ...
It is a rare honor in this life to follow one of your heroes. And John Lewis is one of my heroes.
Now, I have to imagine that when a younger John Lewis woke up that ...
I’ve been working on a story for almost a week (one I originally thought would only take a couple of days to fully research and write), and it directly dovetails with what I can only refer to as–...
The great era of American and British romantic comedies - running from the late 80s to the early 21st Century - mirrored the glossy, mortgaged, easy times before 9/11 and the financial meltdown. ...
In another episode of 'Police Suck At Their Job', we have this story
LAPD Explains How Teen Standing Next To Pal Holding Fake Gun Was Shot
The LAPD on Thursday met with reporters to explain how ...
This past weekend, I attended a memorial service for my friend Bill. I had the privilege of working with him for five years and got to know him as an upstanding human being, but I still found out ...
You see, if you're very, very stupid, how can you possibly realize that you're very, very stupid? You'd have to be relatively intelligent to realize how stupid you are.
Head below the fold to ...
Many smart people are getting a flawed picture of Charlie Hebdo . They are concluding, based on simplistic and misleading analysis, that many of the magazine covers and cartoons promoted racist views.