Monthly Archives: February, 2013

TV habits

As a kid I used to watch Wile E. Coyote chase the Roadrunner around using all kinds of defunct ACME gadgets. Now I find myself watching Fox News chase the MSNBC peacock around using all kinds of defunct logical fallacies. These days cartoons seem to be the better way to keep informed. Advertisements

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why blog? (and some poems)

One of the main reasons I started writing poetry, was because I would always think of the perfect thing to say ten minutes or more too late. But saying it anyway is a wonderful way to stop conversations, people look at me, then at each other and start wandering away. My quip about getting revenge …

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something I once wrote

No one commented on my “ban Tame sex marriage” image… I’m hurt. But I’ll live. Not only will I live, I will write something good too. I am not sure yet if this post will be that good something or not, but I’m writing it anyway. I just noticed that I can set it to …

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ban Tame sex marriage!

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mountains

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dandelions

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its good!

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prehistoric anteater

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IQ you Q we all Q

There is no such thing as intelligence. IQ tests are designed to see if you know the same things that I know. The concept of intelligence has always been used as a means of discriminating against people, of dividing people into “us” and “them.” The idea of intelligence is outdated, harmful and should be abandoned. …

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cats and dogs and chili dogs

People refer to their pets as their children sometimes. How come no one ever asks people to spay and neuter their children? It would certainly make a good bumper sticker. In general I don’t agree with spaying and neutering animals. It often seems more about control than the health of the pets. Isn’t it more …

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