Category: Essay

Cartoonish Behavior

Yah, it’s offensive, blah, blah, blah. There’s almost too much media reaction to the original offense — except for the insane response by legions of enraged primitives. Thanks, Richard, for use of the cartoon. Muslims are as wise, and dumb,…

Buy Danish!

The most memorable things I’ve bought from Danes are pork ribs and Lego(tm). I’m sure there are many other things, but it is vitally important that we support a country that supports free press. The Arab “street” has shown its…

Blugging a Great Tool

Blugging being Blog plugging. Better than bluckstering (from huckster). Anyway, pbwiki is a fantastic tool. I use it in a variety of ways: It’s the repository for my multi-novel, screenplay and short story universe. It includes a handy encyclopedia and…

A Plea for Filibuster

Last week I found a bumper sticker for my car. “The last time we mixed politics and religion,” it said, “people were burned at the stake.” Yes, I bought it. No, I don’t think we’re near there — yet. But…