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Is the Moon Eating the Sun?

There is a total solar eclipse today. Where I live, in Blacksburg, Virginia, we are expected to see a 91% coverage of the sun. This is probably the best chance I’ll ever have in my lifetime to see an eclipse of this magnitude. 154 more words


But Her Emails!

Tina Fey’s recent sheet cake skit included the jibe “who drove the car into the crowd? Hillary’s emails?”, a crass reference to the unfortunate event that took place at Charlottesville, VA, 2,585 more words

Current Affairs

Tina Fey returns to "SNL" to eat cake, hilariously. The new app that tells you when is a good time to pee during a movie. And "Episodes" on Showtime is back and I'm super-excited.

We are in strange, strange times, ladies and gentlemen. I don’t think it’s possible for you to forget that, but just in case, I like to remind everyone of that every once in a while. 598 more words

Why Am I Soft In The Middle?

Alicia and I were rummaging through some boxes yesterday and came accross a DVD on the making of Paul Simon’s  “Graceland” and we decided to make that part of our Saturday evening entertainment.   165 more words

Skyrim: The road to Whiterun

I made my way to Whiterun when it became clear my Terminator wouldn’t be escorting me further. It’s probably for the best though as I discovered I can pick flowers and promptly did so at every opportunity, often straying from the path and encountering buzzing piles of homicidal greenery. 398 more words


Why a lot of comics won't work colleges ...

This latest twitter storm over Tina Fey is why. Or an example of why. And one reason why humor these days – in general – feels constrained, cautious, afraid. 344 more words