Daily Archive: August 27, 2013

The Executioner

“I’ll get the right arm, you get the left. One of us will have the actual agents, and the other will have saline solution.”

On Syria

Wise words from a nerd on Syria, chemical weapons, and Western intervention.

Defining Cultural Decline

Rufus takes a stab at explaining why he finds the local culture where he lives to be pathological but not in decline.

Driving Blind: The Road to “Intervention”

While the President and his administration prime the American public for war with Syria, a look at some of the day’s most prevalent writing on the topic demonstrates just how little anyone knows about what might happen after the country does so.


It’s no secret around here that I’m an obsessive fan of the Buffalo Bills and an only slightly less obsessive fan of the New York Mets.  This is a depressing enough combination as it...


Installment 13 of the Babylon 5 Viewing Club! The introductory post was here, The Soul Hunter was covered here, and Born to the Purple was covered right here. After that was Infection. Then came...