A popular song released in 1964 captured the spirit of the times: Come writers and critics Who prophesize with your pen And keep your eyes wide The chance won't come again And don't speak too soon For the wheel's still in spin And there's no telling who that it's naming For the loser now will… Continue reading Change Change Change
A certain category of the "news" which clutters our feeds is so fake, the headlines stink of fraud. I refer to headlines of the form <horrible thing> done to <sweet things> by <enemies du jour.> These articles are merely poison to the mind. Often, the story is a complete fraud, from start to finish. Other… Continue reading Please Don’t Feed Outrage Pr0n
Why am I not perfect? Short answer: because I am a human being - same as everybody else. Why am I not as good a cook as Judy? Because she "failed her way to success." I admire her wondrous spread of exotic cuisine, and she doesn't tell me about the hundreds of disasters, big and… Continue reading Why Am I Not Perfect?