Daily Archive: September 19, 2013

Bad political ads: WTF? Edition

Here’s a pretty amazing cross-polanization of two subjects I write about; one I feel compelled to write about because seeing it makes me cringe so (the GOP further alienating the women’s vote) and the...


So… what’s on your docket?

The Perfect Outrage Story

A librarian in New York was fired for defending a kid who read too much and was hogging reading prizes at the library. This is probably the perfect outrage story. Conservatives can be outraged...

Have We Gone Too Far Now?

I’m doing a class with 7th and 8th graders on leadership and diversity.  Today I asked them to brainstorm a list of words they thought of when they heard the phrase “Sexual Orientation”.  One...

A Gordon Setter

Original poetry by Dale Forguson.

Nihil Novi Sub Sole

An unemployed California surfer buys lobster with his SNAP card — wait, where have I heard this before?

Thursday Night Bar Fight #15: It’s a trap!

Imagine the classic line, “When I left you, I was but the learner. Now I am the master.” Now imagine it being said by Charles Nelson Reilly. Or Bill Cosby. Or Shatner. You choose.