Clinging to Misery

Zo Rachel, as always, bringin’ the double truth, Ruth!

A Republic, If You Can Keep It*

We’ve all seen the show, “Hoarders.” Through the lens of a video camera we enter the home of someone who lives among so much stuff that they have almost no life at all. Their possessions have become so numerous they are a danger to the occupants and their lives. Yet, the occupants move about […]

Monday Open Thread

Steve McQueen in The Great Escape

From the Trailer Park — HBO’s series of Westworld

Anthony Hopkins and Ed Harris, among others, star in the new HBO series based on the 1970s sci-fi class ic Westworld. It looks good. The trailer is probably safe for work, but not for any kids you have around.

Sunday Open Thread 

Saturday Open Thread 

This Afternoon’s Broadcast is brought to you by…

Diesel. All aboard!

Eppur Si Muove

For many years I wondered how the scientific method was something that was “discovered” or “invented.” The exact time when science began to be rooted in it is vague (as is the concept of “science” as a discipline), but most historians credit Galileo as being the first big adopter and promoter of it. How, […]

Friday Open Thread 

Tom Landry and Roger Staubach 

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Van Halen.