May 2022

What makes humans so unhappy? Is it oppression, and if so, which humans are the most oppressed: those who pursue money and power, or those who pursue…

September 2021

Enough about the Covid already! Can't we talk about something else? Anything else.

June 2021

This week, MacKenzie Scott gave nearly $2.8 billion to various non-profit organizations. Many of the organizations Scott chose are documented in this…

May 2021

Is anti-shapism the antidote to shapism, or just another form of shapism?

April 2021

just those 20 to 60 seconds you spend on the jab, based on having jabbed 1000’s of arms at multiple vaccination sites in multiple states

March 2021

A citizen-scientist's work is never done, nom nom nom
A flowchart to guide your respectful use of third-party pronouns.

December 2020

1968. Mom and dad came home from K-Mart with a new console stereo system and a big stack of records that were included free in whatever…

November 2020

A popular narrative is that a Biden presidency would be “better” than Trump for people of color, women, and LGBT voters. If that is true, and if people…

October 2020

...sooooooo tired...

September 2020

I received these two letters today asking for political contributions: NRCC (National Republican Congressional Committee) DCCC (Democratic Congressional…