Category: Life The Universe and Everything

Bill Cosby. . .

This is probably the most difficult post I’ve ever tried to write on this blog. I’ve literally been planning to write this everyday for the past two weeks but I kept putting it off, because I wasn’t sure what to say. And, I guess, part of me was hoping that “it” would just go away…

Conspiracy Theories

Yesterday the Reelz network reran it’s miniseries The Kennedys, which I’d seen before, and I rewatched some of it. It reminded me of an article I read last month, which I’ll refer to in a minute. First I’ll say that for the record I don’t consider myself a conspiracy theorist. That isn’t to say that…

IN THE NEWS

Just a quick run down of a few stories that have caught my eye recently: This is Molly Shattuck, a 47 year old divorced mother of three. Up ’til now her claim to fame is that when she was 38 years old she become a cheerleader for the Baltimore Ravens, making her the oldest NFL…

BRITTANY MAYNARD R.I.P.

Here’s the follow-up to a blog I wrote last month KILLING YOURSELF (FOR A GOOD REASON) Brittany Maynard, the 29-year old woman who was diagnosed with terminal brain cancer and made national news with her public declaration of her intent to commit suicide on November 1st. She moved to Oregon, a state which has a…

BLAH BLAH BLAH

Here in SoCal we’ve been having a late-summer heatwave. Overall summer hadn’t been too bad, at least it didn’t feel any worse than usual, but then last week it suddenly shot into the 90’s and hasn’t gone down. Yesterday was the 3rd day in a row that it was 96 degrees, and it stays in…

NAKED PICTURES

There ya go, that’s me. I’m completely naked in that picture. Over the weekend, there was some major Apple iCloud hack and a bunch of celebrities accounts got hacked and, low and behold, a bunch of private nude pictures were revealed and released. It’s a darn shame. Anytime someone gets hacked like that it’s bad.…

BURIED ALIVE?!?

Ramon A. Ortiz (left), 57, and Carlos Alicea-Antonetti, 36, in Camden County Superior Court to be arraigned on murder charges in the death of Fatima Perez. CAMDEN, NJ — A New Jersey woman was buried alive in a shallow grave by her landscaper after he offered to drive her to buy a new car, police…

HONKERS

^^ I’ve been in that situation before, and have witnessed it happen to others. I just witnessed again it this evening, in fact, as I was driving home from work. I was in a lane waiting for a left-turn green light, There may have been like 5 or 6 cars ahead of me. So I…