Monthly Archives: January 2012

SOTU–Slipping Onward Toward Unconsciousness?

Tonight’s the State of the Union address, right?  Thank God I don’t watch T.V.  But I feel kind of bad about abandoning you guys to it.  If anyone actually plans to watch that Liars’ Club convention, feel free to share … Continue reading

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Poof! Reappearance.

Hey!  It’s been a few days, sorry.  Those turkeys were formidable opponents, true.  But the main reason for the disappearance is that I got captivated by this book, Tigana.  I’m hesitant to call it “great”, but it’s very, very good.  Good … Continue reading

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Lamar Smith

Is back with SOPA… Well, sort of. It’s no longer called SOPA. It’s now called the “Protecting Children From Internet Pornographers Act of 2011.” Now, don’t get me wrong. Child pornography is an issue and must be killed. The bastards … Continue reading

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Ice-9

Since our dear WORM has problems with ice, I went ahead and looked for the culprit. And I think I found him! You know what they say… when the shoe fits…

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The hydra lives

Ladies and gentlemen, I give you ACTA This is even more unconstitutional than SOPA and PIPA. This idea assumes that everyone is guilty until proven innocent, while de jure in every civilized country used to be innocent until proven guilty … Continue reading

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I can’t tell the difference between spam and free verse.

Just waded through a backlog of comments, which were mostly, of course, digital spam. But there was one, which I’m about to approve, which really bugged me.  It is: I have a hose barb that screws onto the pipe my … Continue reading

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The brightest humans are starting to catch up. Sort of.

One of Earth’s finest scholars gives us a decent “30,000-foot view” on America’s less perfect union. America is coming apart. Obviously he’s not caught up to the present-day site.  America isn’t coming apart, it has come apart.  But he’s close to where we … Continue reading

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