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    Archive for February, 2020

    BYCU

    Friday, February 28th, 2020

    Moving Bottles Moving weekend. Whew. I’ve taken care of all the things I care about: my books, my liquor, and my gardening stuff. But Marie is now demanding that I help with the non-essentials, like food and furniture. It’s going to be a long weekend. But man, the move helped me appreciate that I’m a […]

    Sleeping

    Thursday, February 27th, 2020

    Sleep Trick I rarely fall asleep while listening to anything, but I’ve long used some sort of recorded narrative to get back to sleep after I wake up in the middle of the night. Marie once asked me why, and I said, “I listen to semi-boring stuff. I think it takes my mind off racing […]

    The Lawyer and the Dead: Joke

    Thursday, February 27th, 2020

    A man spoke to each of his three sons when he sent them to college. “I feel it’s my duty to provide you with the best possible education, and you do not owe me anything for that. However, I want you to appreciate it. As a gesture of appreciation, please each put $1,000 into my […]

    Ash Wednesday

    Wednesday, February 26th, 2020

    Lent and the Babylon Bee Welcome to Lent 2020. It’s a season of penance, renewal, and grace. It don’t get no better than that. Of course, it’s also the season of the coronavirus, a collapsing stock market, and a Socialist front-runner, so maybe the “renewal” and “grace” parts of that last sentence are overblown. But […]

    Moneyme

    Tuesday, February 25th, 2020

    GoFundMe I’m a big fan of GoFundMe. As a rule, I try to donate at least a few dollars to any campaign that helps a person dealing with a mortal situation, as long as I have any corroborating evidence that the cause is legit. There are too many scam artists out there, like the woman […]

    Episode 64 Show Notes

    Sunday, February 23rd, 2020

    Gnostics v. Metaxy, GMO v. Non-GMO, Athens v. Sparta Gnosticism matters because it has heated up lately. Heck, that’s an understatement. It was simmering in the 18th-19th centuries. It boiled in the 20th centuries. In the 21st century, it has boiled over. It’s everywhere. You confused about how people could be embracing Socialism? Gnosticism might […]

    BYCU

    Friday, February 21st, 2020

    Outlaw Drinking This is probably the most interesting alcohol news of the year: El Chapo is launching a beer . . . from prison. Technically, that’s not accurate. His daughter is launching the beer, but she’s capitalizing off his name and likeness. I know nothing about marketing, but is a drug lord’s name/likeness a good […]

    Floating Sex

    Wednesday, February 19th, 2020

    Forms of Captivity Are those folks still quarantined on the cruise ship? No fear: Porn is here. Porn Company Offers Free Webcam Sessions To Quarantined Cruise Passengers. It’s not often you see such magnamity and twistedness in one gesture, kind of like when a guy holds a door open for a girl so he can […]

    Zuck and Soros and Don and Pete

    Tuesday, February 18th, 2020

    Geek, Red, Orange, Gay I don’t know what Zuckerberg did, but he has really gotten George Soros’ pants in a bunch (a sensation I’m guessing Soros hasn’t experienced for over a decade now). Soros wants Zuck removed from control of Facebook. He seems to think Zuck is using Facebook as a Trump re-election platform. If […]

    Murder and Sin in LA

    Tuesday, February 18th, 2020

    Murder in Hollywood Hills Death is always tragic, but some deaths provide a lot of unfortunate humor material. “Playboy model-turned-Hollywood sex therapist Dr. Amie Harwick murdered by ex-boyfriend who threw her off third floor balcony’ – two weeks after his restraining order expired“. The implication is that the boyfriend wouldn’t have thrown her off the […]

    Monday, February 17th, 2020

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    Monday

    Sunday, February 16th, 2020

    Show Notes from the Current Episode First Segment. What is the Primary Ingredient of Gnosticism? We’ve all heard the saying: Life’s hard. And it’s not just a saying. It’s a fact. We must constantly struggle. Pain is frequent. And when we have no pain and no struggle, we have the constant threat that both are […]

     


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