I spent a good many summers in my misspent youth on the Jersey Shore. And when a cold wicked wind blows in from the West and the winter months seem endless, I often think of those days. In the early
I came across an interesting article in National Journal summarizing an online survey done by YouGov.com. The subject was intelligence and the results were absurd. Of course, you, my faithful reader, have way above average intelligence. After all, you’re reading
You know how it is. You have somebody in your life who belongs to the Church of My Life Sucks and are bent on spreading The Bad News. This friend of yours can send you into a tailspin even after you’ve
About a quarter million years ago, give or take, a half naked Neanderthal stands at the mouth of a cave and stares into the night. He is protecting the house. And sure, it’s not much to look at, but it’s
It begins Christmas morning. You rip off the wrapping paper and instantly think, “What the hell is this? Why would anyone think I wanted a motorized coat hanger machine?” “Do you like it, Honey?” your wife asks. You smile stiffly.