Archive for January, 2011

Jan 13 2011

Jon Stewart Bitch Slaps Me

Published by under Personal

Seriously. He’s right, I’m wrong. And I’m okay with that. I withdraw my “Inflammatory Crap” blog-entry. But I can’t leave it at that, because he made me remember a discussion with my dad. I was 13. I was depressed. I bemoaned the state of the world. And my father told me, “Bad shit will always […]

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Jan 10 2011

Versus

Published by under Rants,Sad

I’ve been thinking. Whatever happened to politicians being politicians and activists being activists. Let me break it down. Activists get shit done. They focus on one problem or one section of  a problem and they work their asses off to solve it. Eventually, when they find a solution that works in multiple arenas, they convince […]

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Jan 09 2011

Inflammatory Crap

Published by under Politics,Sad

You’ve almost certainly heard the news about the shooting of Congresswoman Giffords. You’ve also probably seen it accompanied by the pictograph used by Sarah Palin for one of her inflammatory campaigns. And the same article may have trotted out a “tweets” she may or may not have deleted. I think it’s okay to trot all […]

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Jan 08 2011

People are Stupid

Published by under Politics,Rants

By now, you’ve probably heard about all the animal deaths. Maybe your stupid coworkers are saying crap like “it’s the end of the world,” or even stupider, “the government is keeping it under wraps.” If you’re saying it, too, I have news for you. You’re stupid. I worked, for over a year, at an institution […]

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Jan 08 2011

Resolve

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I’m not, in general, one of those types of people who make New Years Resolutions. And I don’t do it, usually. But I had an awful December. Not for any solid, exterior reasons. Just because of my brain. So I figured we needed some re-ordering. My three resolutions have no tangible benefits except to help […]

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