Month: September 2018

Saturday

Bullets Whew, I’m back off the wagon. The temperatures have plunged, and so has my dehydration level. I threw back a healthy number of drinks last night, and I …

Wednesday

And More Rambling Wow, Der Spiegel is even turning on Pope Francis. Vatican Cardinal: Pope Francis Is ‘Ice-Cold, Cunning Machiavellian’ According to Der Spiegel, Francis, who started as a …

Tuesday

More Miscellaneous Rambling I’ve long dabbled in 1960s history, but I’d never even heard of the Celebration of Life rock festival in McCrea, Louisiana, which turned into a festival …

Monday

Miscellaneous Rambling The newest episode of The Weekly Eudemon is posted. Autumn, The Virgin Eye, Magic, and More. I spent a fair amount of time working on this episode, …

Saturday

"If this weren't true, this would be one of the most compelling horror stories you could ever see. Because it's true, it makes it really important we all see …

Friday

BYCU Welcome to the first day of fallthe eve of the first day of fall, my favorite time of year. I’m celebrating its arrival tonight. I want to have …

Thursday

Random Rambling Whew, brutal blitz these past nine days: four lunch meetings, funeral, overnight-obligation wedding, three tennis matches, an out-of-town cross-country meet, and a six-hour obligation in my service …

Wednesday

From the Notebooks The historian of intellectual history, Frances Yates, wrote extensively about the realm of magical pursuits in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries. Yates pointed out that Renaissance …

Tuesday

Kavanaugh I’m not saying teenage antics are irrelevant, but accusations that fall way short of rape that are 35 years old? Come on. And let’s be honest: The pound-me-too …

Monday

Miscellaneous Rambling I think I’ve watched that Weather Channel video ten times now. Cracks me up every time. Whatta fraud. TWC said it wasn’t fraudulent: the anchor (ironic name) …