Month: May 2020

BYCU

Background music or TV with the sound on? The bar in English-speaking countries traces its roots back to Roman Britain where drinking establishments flourished. The establishments declined with Rome, …

Drudge

Leaving I reached a momentous decision yesterday: I dropped the Drudge Report from my start-up pages in Google Chrome. I’ve for years enjoyed his libertarian leanings, with his kindly …

Abandonment

Virtue or Vice? When it comes to one’s own death, when does a person cross the line from abandonment to God’s will (the finest thing) to reckless disregard for …

Miscellany

Emperors, Life, Other Another good post by Medium superstar writer Ayodeji Awosika: 10 Signs Your Life is Probably Better Than You Think It Is. Number One: “You’re alive. He …

Trashy Tuesday

This Ain’t Hard, People Crazy days. COVID, first grandchild, basement flood, habitual drunkenness. What’s a guy to do? But I still have time to read tripe like this: “The …

Episode 76

New Episode Released Arthur, Alfred, and Other Kings to 1649. Medium dot Com A quick overview of what we’ve covered in English history: First, Rome’s conquest of southern Britain, …

BYCU

Bars Color me “out of touch.” These are the five things people miss most from life before Coronabeer virus: 1. Having face-to-face interactions. 2. Celebrating big milestones with friends …