MANY PEOPLE WOULD RATHER DIE THAN THINK; IN FACT, MOST DO. — BERTRAND RUSSELL

August 2009


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Good news!

TweetIn response to a reader request, I have added a plugin to this site which will allow you to receive an e-mail notification if someone replies to one of your comments. As you see, the…


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Blue Dogs, more comic book-esque names

TweetWhat is with the propensity to come up with comic book, superhero names for political factions, politicians and generals in Washington? Down through history, we have: “Old Rough and Ready” (Zachary Taylor), “The Railsplitter” (Abe Lincoln),…




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Crash for clunkers

Tweet The “Twisted Metal” (A PlayStation game) fan inside me loves this video, but I wonder what these fun-loving folks are planning to do with these trashed clunkers once they are catapulted off the land-ramp….




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Scientology and surrender

TweetThe following is a report by the Tampa Bay, Fla.-based St. Petersburg Times about alleged abuses and violences inside the Church of Scientology, stemming and following the untimely death of Lisa McPherson. The church was…