Trump to flee the USA? I’d bet on it
At one of Trump’s recent rallies he said this: Running against the worst candidate in the history of presidential politics puts pressure on me. Could you imagine if I lose? My whole life, what am I going to do? I’m going to say ‘I lost to the worst candidate in the history of politics.’ I’m…
God says the darndest things
I’m not much of a believer in a deity, at least not the kind of deity that most people pray to. I believe in the abstract deity, one wholly indifferent to my personal sufferings, maybe because it has bigger fish to fry. If you are the praying type, you sort of assume God is listening…
The joy of giving badly
What do you do when you have a good portion of your extended family over for Christmas, they have largely everything they need but there is plenty of extra room under your Christmas tree? You could skip giving them any gifts, of course, which would save everyone a lot of money. Or you could do…
Ever have a guilty pleasure? Actually, I have quite a few, and one of them is reading the comic strip Brewster Rockit. There is no reason to like this comic strip. Yes, there is no reason at all, except it appeals to those of us with a juvenile sense of humor, which I must have…
The Human Blastocyst: My Friend, My Dependent
I am reading Scott Adams’ book Stick to Drawing Comics, Monkey Brain! Scott of course is the very successful artist behind the Dilbert comic strip. He has also written a number of legitimate non-comic books including some bestsellers like The Dilbert Principle. I bought his latest Stick to Drawing Comics, Monkey Brain! for my wife…
A Rant: Stupid Street Names
If my blog is a collection of essays then this essay will likely fall into the “trivial” category. I should probably start out 2005 on a light note anyhow. But just for the record this particular topic is something that irks me. I’ll feel better getting it off my chest. Probably no one else in…
What Threat to the Bush Administration are you?
Goodness, I am morally deficient! Threat rating: Medium. Your total lack of decent family values makes you dangerous, but we can count on some right wing nutter blowing you up if you become too high profile. What threat to the Bush administration are you? brought to you by Quizilla
What Level of Hell will you go to?
Well, here is my score. I am proud to note that I qualify for multiple levels of hell. The Dante’s Inferno Test has banished you to the Second Level of Hell! Here is how you matched up against all the levels: Level Score Purgatory (Repenting Believers) Very Low Level 1 – Limbo (Virtuous Non-Believers) Moderate…