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“People demand freedom of speech as a compensation for the freedom of thought which they seldom use.”  — Søren Aabye Kierkegaard

January 15, 2016

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Ira and Mel B, A Puppet Love Story

Ira Fennelbloom is 32 years old, he lives with his mother and he’s got a thing for Melanie Brown. That makes the fact that he is a puppet, the least of his worries. Ira is a most endearing character, the every-man underdog we all love to cheer for. Even his overbearing mother is cute, in her own, […]

November 27, 2015

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Follow Your Dreams

After college, I tried to start a Rock and Roll mathematics band, but couldn’t get no satisfraction,

November 25, 2015

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New i-SkyProtect Technology Aids Return to Free-Range Parenting

You love your precious snowflake indigo child, and don’t want anything to ever go badly for them. We don’t blame you, we are parents and love our kids too and that’s why we, here at Nano-Wings™, we have developed the i-SkyProtect child safety monitoring system. Whenever a child is out of your direct supervision, they […]

August 19, 2015

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On Tears, Every Now and Again

Last night, my family and I suffered through something that pretty much every one that has ever lived with a beloved pet, has had to do. After a startling decline in his health, we found it necessary to put our kitty-cat, Licorice, to sleep. Now, I know just reading that will elicit a pang of […]

July 3, 2015

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Original Definition of Homophobia

Before the term “homophobia” was co-opted to express fear of homosexuality, it meant “fear of sameness”, which is probably the more accurate of the two definitions.

June 29, 2015

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Today is a Good Day; or “Why Antonin Scalia is a Big Ol’ Gas-Bag”

Today, we experienced a moment that can only be described as historic.  When SCOTUS handed down its decision on Obergefell vs. Hodges, it dismantled many of the legal arguments against marriage equality; clearly a victory for those of us who feel couples should be able to marry, regardless of their gender.

June 26, 2015

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The Classic Feghoot

Friends and family have long known of my love for the much-malighed Feghoot.  What, pray tell, is a feghoot?  Wikipedia defines it, somewhat dryly, as : A story pun (also known as a poetic story joke or Feghoot) is a humorous short story or vignette ending in a pun (typically a play on a well-known […]

June 25, 2015

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