“For instance, on the planet Earth, man had always assumed that he was more intelligent than dolphins because he had achieved so much—the wheel, New York, wars and so on—whilst all the dolphins had ever done was muck about in… Read More ›
I’ve always loved time travel stories, especially when they have happy endings. I used to think I’d love to be back in the Old West. Ya know where I’m going with this. A man of color rides into town riding… Read More ›
I woke up this morning with an earworm. Not your normal earworm. Mine was a 1920s earworm. It was a song my mother sang often and for once, she actually got the words right. Ask any member of my family… Read More ›
I couldn’t say it better. I’m not sure anyone could say it better. Walt Kelly, we miss you.
I don’t suppose anyone is surprised anymore by the behavior of the GOP under their Manchurian candidate. But just a few years ago it was unthinkable that a politician, particularly one representing the Republican party and who skipped out of… Read More ›
And thank you for all the joy you have given us through the centuries! Happy 249th birthday, Ludwig! You don’t look a day over 150! Beethoven’s Sixth Symphony (Pastoral) and my favorite.
Every now and then, I get lured into reading some advertisement on a news item. This one was “The Four Worst BP Medications.” Now, I always knew that one of them was funky because it did weird things to me… Read More ›
This post is primarily composed of quotes from HuffPost and other sources. “America First” has a rather long and ugly history … and it started long before Donald Trump. If anyone thinks what Trump is doing is new, it isn’t…. Read More ›