James Hanley reacts to reports of an academic using a rather strong word about Republicans.
This week! Labor, Education, Housing, Ideology, Multiculturalism, and Passtimes.
8 players becomes 4 players. See who made the cut.
We have officially entered the dumb season at work.
Surge-pricing, cake icing, ambition as soul craft, and other ways to pass the time while doing repetitive work.
Notes *I’m making a face like I just ate 57 lemons* “Love, Daisies, and Troubadors” I should have known something awful was coming when I was talking to one of the people who most enthusiastically recommended Gilmore Girls to me – I was busy calling “Love and War and Snow” the worst episode I’d ever…
Charles Johnson’s wild success at becoming the latest Folk Hero/Bad Boy D’Jour isn’t happening despite the latest trends in journalism. It’s happening because he’s better at them than everyone else.
I know thy works, and thy labour, and thy patience, and how thou canst not bear them which are evil: and thou hast tried them which say they are apostles, and are not, and hast found them liars.
A holiday guest music post from dhex!
A short photo tour of a typical day in the Montauk Catamaran Company Boat Shop
Uber got in significant PR trouble yesterday for purposefully instituting price surging during the Syndey Hostage Crisis. Price surging seems to be one of those unsolvable issues. It is much loved by economists and much hated by many people who are not economists. The answer for non-economists is that it seems to violate an innate…
I’ve written this question for another community under a different name in the past but this is a creative bunch so I thought I would try it here. CONGRATULATIONS!! You have just completed your life long dream of earning a PhD from the ACME institute of Cartoon Physics. You can feel proud. It was a…
Nutcracker madness is over, so it’s back to the boat shop!
The details of the Torture Report are not in fact out of step with our values.
Will Truman puts forth a list of states. You tell him what they have in common
A tale of Santas, Department Stores, and Structural Integrity.
Just fill in the blanks.
Peter Jackson’s As Inspired By JRR Tolkien’s Middle Earth Fantasy Product gets released on the 17th.
Johnny Rotten made a butter commercial.
Remember Bad Mojo? Golly, I sure do!
Burt Likko tries public transportation…. and likes it!
A major surprise comes to light in the last week before we start the playoffs!