Dan Scotto compares our current president with the possible GOP nominee.
A comparison of airline pilot flight-time requirements vs charter boat captain sea-time requirements.
Wherein I remember that I kinda ripped off PBS.
Remember the board game Descent? They not only fixed it, they Star Warsed it.
Hint: It’s not Glenn Greenwald.
This week includes Nature, Violence, Culture, Urban Design, and Government! It does not include an animated gif. It almost did, but I value you too much.
WrestleMania descends upon us once again. The only question is whether the no-longer-bulletproof Undertaker has found his kevlar.
Becky Gunderson writes from the front lines of the place where most ground wars are fought: the household.
Alex Knapp tweets about the historical intersection between religion and science as it relates to geocentrism.
How to get into an elite college while Asian
“The Last Man On Earth” is good and you should watch it.
Another local institution bites the dust because of increased rents. Is there a solution to this?
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Revisiting Maxinquaye, for real this time
(Or: Run-DMC is not involved).
No one wants to pay for upkeep, why is this?
Mike Konkzal and Harold Pollack argue that you can’t begin to look at reforming our mass incarceration mess without first fully expanding Medicaid to all states.
They are correct.
In Memoriam to Singapore’s first Prime Minister
The best real journalism being done on cable television right now is being done on a stand-up comic’s fake news show.
I saw The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel and I’m reading a fiction book with real words and without pictures.
A look at the laws that govern sex offenders shows that sometimes it’s those pieces of legislature we can all agree on that need the most scrutiny.
(Please note this post has been updated.)
For about six months in the late 80’s, this is how I answered the phone.