a day late and a dollar short

But here I draw the line. Just like this guy. (Read #11 closely.) Look. Science is little more than a methodology to enable human beings to explain their world through repetitive observations and measurable experiments to arrive at objective facts. One of those facts is that an overabundance of estrogen does not make someone gay. I refuse to allow anyone to use scientific jargon to promote a political agenda simply because when someone uses scientific jargon, well, hey, they must know what they’re talkin’ ’bout. But they don’t. And this guys doesn’t. So let’s ignore him and he’ll go away.

chicken bones

I’m only posting this because the chicken bone line: The electoral semi-tsunami means new Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi is next in line after Dick Cheney in Presidential succession. In other words, she’s only two chicken bones away from the Presidency. And Bush does not look like a picky eater. Does the term “unchewed […]


First they came for the Communists, but I was not a Communist so I did not speak out. Then they came for the Socialists and the Trade Unionists, but I was neither, so I did not speak out. Then they came for the Jews, but I was not a Jew so I did not speak […]

the Three Poisons podcast

this is an episode of my podcast which has gone on indefinite hiatus With The Jam as a backdrop, hear about the days events, Mr. Bush goes to India, I rail against the moral majority, and drop subtle hints that all the world’s problems can be solved with nudity. Download here.


I’m sure you’ve all heard about this. The Supreme Court went against the Bush Administration yesterday. Now, I’m not sure about suicide (in general) from a moral perspective. I think there’s pretty strong arguments to be made on both sides of this one. But when it comes to a person’s conscious decision to end her […]


So it’s been a long, depressing week over here for all of us. I think that pretty much goes without saying, of course. But now I’ve got to get my head into a new space. I’m leaving soon. In less than forty-eight hours I’ll be on a plane somewhere over the Pacific headed off to […]