A new book from Oxford University Press takes a lively and engaging look at that bleakest of topics.
It’s back. For a limited time and very limited quantities.
Stinky Seattle, the new continent, and the Most Florida Story Ever Told.
Trump! And other political stuff.
It’s Oscar Season. Again. Somehow.
Still Two Days Left for the Humble Freedom Bundle!
John Quincy Adams, as a Calvinistic Christian, was open to the notion that John Milton, Homer and Virgil were divinely inspired along the same grounds he believed the inspired parts of the biblical canon were. He also endorsed the notion of a “partially inspired” biblical canon.
The Swing Of Things
To earn, you gotta learn. Also, maybe, relocate and/or get an education.
This week, I try out The Adventures of Dino Riki, Rad Gravity, and Rocky And Bullwinkle and Friends. Respectively.
When the doctor’s away, the patients get better?
Surely the the Scissor Sisters’ “Lights” is the platonic ideal of a bop.
In the first place, let me treat of the nature of man and what has happened to it.
Some of these towns nowadays have very tricky names.
Happy Valentine’s Day!
No, I’m not going to be boycotting Netflix over their new series, Dear White People. And neither should anyone else.
News and views you can use on the news (and polling).
John Wick 2
On Things Lost In Translation: One Night Ultimate Vampire isn’t as awesome as One Night Ultimate Werewolf
In which I let loose my inner curmudgeon
This Week: Crime, Business, Energy, Space, Nature, and Housing!
A very quick run-through of the February 9, 2017 decision in State of Washington v. Trump.
This week on Play All The Nintendo, I trudge through some bad headers to get to a lovely trio of puzzlers from Hal Laboratory.
I’m starting to think Will is using me to put these together when he wants a day to screw around and not produce content…
The end of the world as we know it?
How do you feel about this?
Trump, immigration, and more! Well, mostly Trump and immigration.
Milo’s claim that he is a defender of free speech is undeserved and college Republicans need to stop supporting it.
Together, we are all so alone.
Reflections on Mr. Trump’s (apparent) policy of prioritizing Christian refugees.
Politics around the world! Well, mostly North America and Europe.
Football has its own WrestleMania today!
On games that you can play with both the grandparents and the 7-year olds.
An explainer on a suddenly-controversial section of tax law.
My relationship with Joss Whedon is complicated.
Labor, Energy, Education, Religion, and Food!