"There are men, in all ages, who mean to exercise power usefully; but who mean to exercise it. They mean to govern well; but they mean to govern. They promise to be kind masters; but they mean to be masters." Daniel Webster

Sunday, November 16, 2014

Charter Communications Sucks

It sucks big time. Each year prices go up. Each year the number of channels goes down. And they channels we lose are never the ones we don't watch. You know the two dozen Spanish language stations or the 50 different iterations of MTV/VH1. Charter Communications sucks/

Saturday, July 5, 2014

Ranches and Rivers

Joe Ely and Joel Guzman

Tuesday, May 6, 2014

Polk Salad Annie

I think it's actually called poke sallet. But this Tony Joe White song is great.

Friday, May 2, 2014

Know Your Rights

Here's a useful chart if you are stopped by police.

Thursday, May 1, 2014

Some Privilege

This guy's skin color has really led to a life of ease.

Monday, April 28, 2014

Ahh, the Academy

The campus rape paranoia culture has grown ridiculous.

Saturday, April 19, 2014

Turning Good Minds to Mush

And empowering the worst among us. American colleges.

Saturday, March 29, 2014

RIP Lorenzo Semple Jr.

He wrote several classic movies, but he's best know for his work on the 1960s Batman TV series.

Thursday, March 20, 2014

Thursday, March 13, 2014

The World's Largest Solar Plant

If it is blinding pilots, I wonder what it is doing to birds.

Sunday, March 9, 2014

Tuesday, March 4, 2014

The New Doctor Who

Peter Capaldi is getting off to a great start

Thursday, February 27, 2014

Men in Salsa Classes

Might just be there to pick up women. shocking, I know.

Saturday, February 22, 2014

About Those Domestic Violence Numbers

They may be just a little bit wrong.

Monday, February 17, 2014

If Jim Ross Did the Commentary

on Jamaican club daggering

Saturday, February 15, 2014

Poverty and Hunger

Research indicates that the lower a man's income the larger his preference in breasts. It also shows that hungry men prefer larger breasts than well fed men.

Thursday, February 13, 2014


MSNBC retracts hit piece on Rand Paul.

Monday, February 10, 2014

Thursday, February 6, 2014

The Big Sleep

Seventy five years ago this week, Raymond Candler revolutionized detective fiction.

Wednesday, February 5, 2014

The Nighthawks: Little Sister

Featuring the great Jimmy Thackery on guitar.

Tuesday, February 4, 2014

Monday, February 3, 2014

Will Georgia Legalize Medical Marijuana

Well, not really medical marijuana but a medicine derived from cannabis.

Sunday, February 2, 2014

Saturday, February 1, 2014

Sunday, January 26, 2014

Raising 12 Self Reliant Children

Francis L. Thompson explains how he and his wife did it.

Thursday, January 23, 2014

Saturday, January 18, 2014

Sunday, January 12, 2014

Los Angeles Library to Offer High School Diplomas

Interesting idea. I hope that other libraries might take a look at it.

Sunday, January 5, 2014

Krugman Flip Flops

That was then. This is now.

Wednesday, January 1, 2014