Cheers To Mayor Bloomberg!

My extend my praise and admiration for New York City mayor Michael Bloomberg! Amid strong opposition from the Religious Right

Recent Links & Thoughts On Facebook

It has been over 18 months since I quit Facebook. The company is pervasive and influential and thus keeps generating

Toronto “Psychic” May Vie For JREF Award

The James Randi Educational Foundation might have another challenger for their reward. While famous “psychics” have yet to accept the

Hit By A Car

While cycling to work yesterday morning, I was hit by a car. Fortunately, it was a very low-speed collision; so

Code Will Never Be Forgotten

Today is the 6th anniversary of losing my first cat, Code. I used to sleep on my stomach and Code

Optimism For American Politics

Scott “Dilbert” Adams recently posted And A Barista Will Lead Them about a possible change in how American politics can

Now Rick Perry’s Run For POTUS Makes Terrifying Sense…

I had a sneaky feeling that there was more to Rick Perry’s illegal (sadly, uncharged) endorsement of The Response prayer

Mark Morford Hits Another Homerun

Once again, San Francisco Chronicle columnist has written another supremely wonderful piece that is truly a joy to read. That’s

Thunderf00t Explains Some Stuff To Rick Perry…

  I am honestly worried about the upcoming American circus election. As a resident alien, I cannot vote but I

Oh No!

I should have seen this coming… The idiot governor of Texas is running for President. I agree with several of

Some Rain In Dallas At Last!

I certainly do not think that our governor’s prayers did this but I awoke this morning to the wonderful sound

Just Say No To Polygamy

I am quite happy to see that the religious nutcase (yes, yes, they all are…) Warren Jeffs is being sent

I Still Miss Jerry

Today is the 16th anniversary of Jerry Garcia’s passing. I’ll be listening to He’s Gone quite a bit today…

The Texas Drought & Delusions In The Government

I keep annoying my colleagues by quoting temperatures in Celsius rather than the Fahrenheit scale that they refuse to let

Happy Birthday Jerry

Today would have been Jerry Garcia’s 69th birthday.

Two Years As A Homeowner

Wow! Time really does escape you on occasion. I cannot believe that I have had my house for two years