If you can see this, everything should be working.
We accept the unacceptable sometimes because it never occurs to us not to.
“When the ship runs out of ocean
And the vessel runs aground
Land’s where we know the boat is found”
From Texas to Europe to the world.
Women & men and the workplace.
A review of “National Treasure” (Not the Nicolas Cage movie) and thoughts on the issues surrounding it.
Married… with children. And not married with children. And married without children. And more.
High crimes and inappropriate feelers.
This week: Relationships, Politics, Media, Business, and Food!
Polluting it, saving it, surviving it…
War, crime and pet massacres.
Happy American Turkey Day!
Cities, real and imaginary.
Life doesn’t often present you with moral temptations where the right and wrong answer are so easy to see.
To STEM or not to STEM… and a look at England and Japan.
The fault lies not in the stars, but in the politicians, our gods, and our media.
Sleeping on the sofa in a den of iniquity. (CN: Will thought this might need a content note if Maribou wanted to write one. Maribou, who of all readers usually needs a content note for anything to do with underage people and sex, doesn’t really think this essay needs one though? Um. Serious age imbalances in the context of relationships, some of which were illegal, but nothing graphic. Honest discussion of being a 17-year-old on the internet. Quite possibly the comments may stray into bleaker or cruder territory than the essay does. That’ll do.)
War and rumors of war and like things.
On call, off call, or just email. Or fax.,
The future is now. Except it isn’t, because if it was it would be the future.
Night descends on Poland…
This week: Crime, Transportation, Food, Money, and Energy!
Watching the watchers.
Office, office, work, work. Or no work.
Forcing political parties to adapt is reasonably close to a no-brainer, in my view. The only people who would disagree are the political parties that would be so forced.
Learn about learning.
The power of shame. The power of debate.
This Week: Immigration, Housing, Space, Healthcare, and Sex Crimes.
The workings of the mind.
The rule of the road is less risky is better than more risky, but there is no unrisky.
Congratulations Houston Astros! Or On To Game Seven! We’ll see if I edit this after the game but before this post goes live.
Some past, some present, All-America.
The Ins and Outs of a Polynesian Halloween.
This Week: Love, Marriage, Children, God, and the Outdoors!
How much should cities even want Amazon’s HQ2? What should be they be willing to pay and do?