Monthly Archives: January 2016

Earthquake Relief

A big earthquake with the strength of 8.1 on the Richter scale hits the Middle East. Two million Muslims die and over a million are injured. Iraq, Iran and Syria are totally ruined and the governments don’t know where to … Continue reading

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Meyers

A Brooklyn artist is planning an exhibition this weekend where she will sit naked on a toilet for 10 hours in the middle of a gallery and will invite patrons to sit on a second toilet across from her. The … Continue reading

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Conan

Chipotle is now being accused of gender discrimination. A spokesperson for Chipotle said, “That’s not true, we serve both E. coli and She. coli.” People are very upset because in a new movie Michael Jackson is going to be played … Continue reading

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Saturday

Would I vote for Trump in the Republican primary? Probably not, for the simple reason I don’t plan on voting at all. But if I were to vote, I’d be tempted to vote for the Donald. Yes, I agree with … Continue reading

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Friday

You’re looking at one of the neater Christmas presents I’ve ever received: Monkey 47 Gin. An incredibly fun gin that serves the purpose of getting sozzled better than all others. Haling from the Black Forest in Germany, the name comes … Continue reading

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Feast Day of St. Thomas

I’ve read a fair amount writing by St. Thomas Aquinas, at least when compared to what I’ve read of other authors. When compared to how much he wrote, I’ve read only a little. I have, however, read a lot about … Continue reading

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Conan

Ben of Ben & Jerry’s has come out with an ice cream inspired by Bernie Sanders. A carton costs $3.99 but when you include tax, it’s $200 million. Bookmark it: del.icio.us | Reddit | Slashdot | Digg |

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Fallon

Last night CNN hosted a Democratic forum where Hillary Clinton said that if she’s elected she wants to work together with Republicans and even said she’d give them all bear hugs. By bear hugs she means like the ones you … Continue reading

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Wednesday

Allegations of Orestes Brownson’s inconsistencies in later years are often misplaced. Recent biographer R.A. Herrera, for instance, alleges that Brownson’s view on the democratic revolution that was picking up speed in the mid-nineteenth century flip-flopped. Herrera criticizes Brownson for saying, … Continue reading

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Meyers

Jeb Bush joked in a new interview that he’d like to appear in a G-rated episode of the Showtime series “Homeland” and would like his character to kill a terrorist with his bare hands. So I think Jeb might be … Continue reading

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Fallon

Shonda Rhimes is set to executive produce a show on ABC that picks up at the end of Shakespeare’s “Romeo and Juliet.” So I guess no one at ABC read the end of “Romeo and Juliet.” Bookmark it: del.icio.us | … Continue reading

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Humorous

H.I.F. “The original candidate for DC Comics’ first headlining black superhero was a character called the Black Bomber, a white racist who would turn into a black superhero under stress, and be later described by comics historian Don Markstein as … Continue reading

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