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Body Language

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On July 17, 2018
Listen, I’m no dentist, but I can’t be the only one who was struck by how comically telling the body language exhibited by Trump and Putin at their meeting was. I understand why people are leery of so-called body language “experts,” but I feel like if body language is so noticeably weird and telling that […]

By Request

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On July 16, 2018

Lately it’s been hard finding the time and inclination to post. Part of it is because it’s summer and my son is out of school, but part of it is because the news cycle moves so fast.  Eve

I Give Up

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On July 9, 2018

Coming soon to a theater near no one, a “pro-life take” on Roe vs. Wade! Nothing I ever think or write will be as funny as this parody script Mike Drucker wrote. Share

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As much as I long to escape my current state, I  know that long after I leave I will always remember that two of the museums  that moved me most, that featured the most evocative and interesting art, were the two that I visited while living in the Northern Plains. The following photos are from […]

Sunday Funnies

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On July 1, 2018

After Trump’s outrageous and unsubstantiated claim that ICE was “cleaning up” areas menaced by MS-13 gang members, twitter inevitably did its thing and responded with mockery. A read

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Annihilation

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On June 29, 2018
I watched “Annihilation” last night, not having any idea what to expect. When it was over I couldn’t stop thinking about it. It wasn’t just that the storyline was riveting–why is there is an alien “shimmer” surrounding acres of land and why can’t anyone emerge alive from it?…was the main protagonist’s past life not as […]
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  Leaving aside the idea that adult film actresses should be regarded as less credible or worthy of respect, let’s remember what Melania was doing in her salad days. And let’s note that if being a porn star is somehow bad or sleazy, surely sleeping with one and trying to pay her hush money is […]
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