Category Archives: News and commentary

What’s Your Name, Hurricane?

Harvey. Irma. Katrina. What is up with giving hurricanes regular human names? Seems strange. I know what some are going to say. That Irma is fast approaching Florida and now is not the time for this kind of tomfoolery. Well, … Continue reading

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Should Trump receive royalties for the jokes made about him?

Have you heard this one: “Trump goes to Saudi Arabia…”? It’s like the modern day equivalent of “Guy goes to the doctor.” Well, almost. I do not watch much American TV, but what I’ve seen recently of the comedy shows–not … Continue reading

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Dick meets head at party

Last night I went to a fancy, upscale party. It was weird to even get invited in the first place. I went because I like the people I work with more closely at the company that organized the event. We … Continue reading

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Ultimate motivation in fitness

When it comes to fitness and exercise there are as many motivations as there are practitioners, right? Wrong. I took my dog for a fancy check-up at the vet’s all the way out of the city yesterday. Since the check-up … Continue reading

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By any means necessary: How to get thru med school

I got a perfectly non-threatening story for you. Unless you’re afraid of defecation and/or discussion of defecation, in which case run for your life. I talked to this fine young man recently who told me he’d got into med school … Continue reading

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Weirdos in your own crowd

The weirdos you meet in your own crowd! Especially if your crowd is anything like my crowd. For over a dozen years I’ve abstained from all animal products. They call this shit veganism. I do this because I see it … Continue reading

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Suicide Squad

From a long list, here are just two reasons not to go see Suicide Squad: Will Smith, Marilyn Manson. Smith? The usual: Have you not had enough of him yet? And Jared fucking Leto? This ain’t no 30 Farts to Mars. … Continue reading

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