Blocked

If you’ve visited this site recently you might have noticed some slight cosmetic changes. I’ve been futzing. I purchased a new theme package that has basically unlimited options, and it’s enormous fun. Plus, it’s been providing me with a...

Oof

I didn’t mean to skip posting for three days in a row. Mandy was out of town all weekend, and just got back yesterday afternoon, so it felt like it was still part of the weekend. I just kinda rolled with the Sunday vibe. My mistake. Last week one of my two...

AHCA

No getting around it: Yesterday was a fucking horrible day. The U.S. House of Representatives voted to pass the American Health Care Act (AHCA). If this bill becomes law, millions of people will lose access to affordable health care coverage. People will die, and at...

Flying Cars

One of my favorite commercials from years ago featured Avery Brooks – of Star Trek: Deep Space 9 and A Man Called Hawk fame – walking down a street ranting, “It is the year 2000, but I don’t see any flying cars! Where are my flying cars? We...

N-Bomb

I dropped an N-bomb once. I am not proud of this. I had a friend, a co-worker, who was black. I don’t remember exactly what we were talking about, but I can say that in context it was clear I wasn’t trying to be insulting. It was meant to be ironic, and my...