Another Year Gone

Well, another year is gone. Happy New Year, y’all. I rarely bother to get excited about the new year, but 2007 was just plain lousy, so good riddance. I went to bed early last night… Hours before midnight because I just didn’t feel up to the whole getting excited thing as I was staying home […]

Gossip Gone Wild

I was reading Stranger in a Strange Land quotes the other day and came across this one…. it really hits home even more so now than it did then: “Remind me to write a popular article on the compulsive reading of news. The theme will be that most neuroses and some psychoses can be traced […]

Happy Repeal Day

Tomorrow (December 5th) is the 74th anniversary of the repeal of the 18th Amendment to the United States Constitution. Perhaps the single greatest exercise in mass stupidity this country has participated in until the Controlled Substances Act of 1970 under Mr. Nixon. (Thanks Tricky Dick, you fucktard.) It only took us a short 14 years […]

It’s good to be the King!

My apologies to Mel Brooks’ comic masterpiece. But I’m sure that’s what every leader in North, Central, and South America has been thinking. Kings have the advantage in such matters… they don’t have to worry about upsetting the electorate. To quote the news article…. “¿Tu, por qué no te callas?”, grita el rey Juan Carlos […]

Remembrance / Veterans / Armistice Day 2007

This holiday season, please remember not only what we have to be thankful for, but who we should be thanking. Just thought I would take a minute to remind everyone to remember to observe two minutes of silence (one for each of the two great wars) at the 11th hour of the 11th day of […]