We are a commune of inquiring, skeptical, politically centrist, capitalist, anglophile, traditionalist New England Yankee humans, humanoids, and animals with many interests beyond and above politics. Each of us has had a high-school education (or GED), but all had ADD so didn't pay attention very well, especially the dogs. Each one of us does "try my best to be just like I am," and none of us enjoys working for others, including for Maggie, from whom we receive neither a nickel nor a dime. Freedom from nags, cranks, government, do-gooders, control-freaks and idiots is all that we ask for.
He showed so much promise at first. Oh Paulie, you did not listen to Maggie's last post, did you? Psychiatrists around the country are thinking, discussing and will soon provide your family with recommendations for hospitalization. It will be as soon as they figure out the degree of your insanity. I believe you may have offended quite a number of scientists, professors, philosophers, doctors and just about anyone with a brain. Either you are smoking some strange stuff or you have lost your mind. To read the entire column click here but you have been warned: Click here: The New York Times > Opinion > Op-Ed Columnist: An Academic Question
The Best (?)
The Pulitzer Prizes have been announced. Oh goody, now we know who is the best poet, journalist, critic and author of the year. Quick get thee to the local newsstand and book store lest you be left with nothing to discuss on the way to work or at the water fountain that is if there still is a water fountain. Can't wait to find out who will be the best blogger.Click here: The Pulitzer Prizes