Monthly Archive: April 2015

59

Moon Over Parma

A new mayor, African-American and female, is elected in small-town Missouri. Everybody quits. This is unlikely to be a coincidence.

45

Americans!

This post will be full of spoilers up to and including the most recent episode of FX’s excellent Cold War spy thriller / family drama / wig-extravaganza, The Americans. Click at your own peril, Comrade.

14

Kids These Days

Not knowing your building code and apartment history….

34

Hillary!

What do we call the likely next president of the United States?

7

Babylonia!

Season 3 finally revs its engines and hits the ground running with “Messages From Earth”. Katherine breaks it down for us.

33

Sunday!

On Daredevil and the various types of problems that violence is good at solving.

50

Why?

More cops behaving badly…

39

OT Site Dev Sitrep

It’s OK to say “Heidegger” and “Wittgenstein” and to include up to three links in the body of your comments; I’m going to do a fingers-crossed changeover on the comment subscriptions system soon; you can now use either of two contact forms, general/editorial and support, available via the main menu under “Contact”; expect more tweaking as we work on bigger changes.

19

Saturday!

On Game Balance In Tabletop RPGs

54

Chris Christie: The Longshot

Chris Christie’s aggressive Social Security plan is exactly the right approach for a longshot candidate.

119

In which Kansas reveals our Id

The Sunflower State’s new restrictions on public assistance spending tell us more about those of us who aren’t in poverty than those of us who are.