Monthly Archives: August 2017

When to censor hate

Recently, there were a number of articles and opinion pieces written about so-called censorship and when it is ok to silence hate speech. Most of them are emotional ramblings with little depth to them, but few of them are extremely … Continue reading

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In defense of Aaron Judge.

Strikeouts are annoying. Balls put in play just feel better, even when a pop up or line drive results in an easy out. The strikeout just feels like the elimination of chance, robbing everyone of the possibility of a misplay … Continue reading

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End the False Equivalency, there is no “many sides” other than as a narrative of hate

It is time to put the false equivalency aside. First: There are NO “very fine people” from Unite the Right There are NO “very fine people” among the Nazis, nor among the KKK, nor among Neo-Confederates, nor among White Nationalists … Continue reading

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Breaking the Fruit Meme

Recently there was a meme floating around attempting to demonstrate that eating healthy is way to expensive. It contained an image of a fruit-heavy grocery store trip and a quip about how much the cost could have purchased at McDonalds … Continue reading

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The Birthday Song

Recently, we had our first real big breakthrough with Padawan’s language development. Come about the 15-18 month age range many toddlers are using a combination verbal and non-verbal cues in their daily communication. Chances are at this point they know … Continue reading

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Revising the Axis of Evil

The origins the the nuclear escalation date back to 1962. Kim Il-sung began the “all-fortressization” effort rooted in creating an arsenal designed specifically dissuade future colonialization, particularly from the “west.” Then President John F. Kennedy largely ignored the threat. In … Continue reading

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