2013-12-31 – My friend Bob likes to say we are instruments of god. This is a hard one for me because I don’t believe in a god that is an […]
2013-12-29 – I can hear the second law of thermodynamics. You didn’t think it made a sound, did you? You thought that entropy is silent, didn’t you? Well it’s not. […]
2013-12-26 – It’s the morning after. I still can barely move. The scale is up four pounds. It doesn’t even make sense based on the number of calories I ate—and […]
2013-12-25 — Did you ever notice what happens when you turn the ho ho ho upside down?
2013-12-24 – Merry Christmas! My parents had a tough time saying this. To be honest, I did too, once. In some ways, it was a mirror image of the […]
2013-12-22 – We’ve all heard the lament that the Internet has fragmented the body politic by letting people choose their sources of information. Liberals read liberal sources, conservatives read […]
2013-12-19 – “[P]rofanity and obscenity entitle people who don’t want unpleasant information to close their ears and eyes to you.” So the language police are busy debating how the […]