Featuring The Five Great Empires…
Welcome to the conspiracy, Mr. President. Glad to have you on board.
Will Truman returns, as if the ending never happened…
Not a ton of links today, I just didn’t see that much of interest this week.
Some say that there are many kinds of barbeque.
Others say “those other kinds aren’t really barbeque”.
Kill Jones, but don’t shoot the armadillo.
It’s time to raise our voices.
“Where are you now?”
Remember No Man’s Sky?
Prepping for Houseguests
She fought the law, and…
This week: Cities, Education, Media, Technology, and War!
If someone is good at something, it is the result of practice
Chopra is scientifically bullpucky. Atheists pon the march. Godliness in a service industry uniform.
“It’s gonna take a lot to take me away from you…”
An Assertion About Minimalist Covers
Thoughts on writing, working, and professionalism.
The Trump administration attempts to change the game on management of public resources in the West.
Move around money, watch it fly…
It seems like just yesterday that the iconic rocker was being disparaged for daring to run for office and Make America Even Greaterer Again.
Where go the tech jobs?
Sex, Death and Human Nature.
This month’s Humble Bundle has a game in it that you should play:
Cook, Serve, Delicious
The Dark Knight trilogy approach cinematic perfection.
This week: Space, Family, Health, Transportation, Creatures, and Government!
Holy cow! Is it August already?
Indeed it is.
“It’s an up-at-dawn, pride-swallowing siege that I will never tell you about!”
– J. Maguire
Dylan Marron’s highly anticipated new podcast promises to provide greater understanding across the political divide. Instead, it makes bank off of making that divide even more entrenched.
Video games make you guilty.
On casting Jodie Whittaker as the Doctor
People got to live some place, so why not an octagon?
A somewhat disappointed review of the new Alt-J album.
… and what do you get?
Why Finland? Because I got a lot of respect for Finland. Lots of the feel-good social democracy stuff of their neighbors, but still have a tradition of not taking crap from the communists next door. And everyone goes about with a puukko. I catch flak from people who freak out I carry a folding pocket knife everywhere I go.
An attempt at a new semi-regular feature.
This one asks “what shows remained good even after 100 episodes?”
The political right and left believe they are not welcomed at our universities. That doesn’t mean we need to treat all demands on higher education seriously.