Everything You Think is Wrong Day Mar10

Everything You Think...

This Thursday, March 15, is National Everything You Think is Wrong Day. On every other day of the year we are know-it-alls, believing we have a superior understanding of the world. But on Thursday we are supposed to sit back and reflect on our lack of knowledge regarding everything. It’s...

The Earthlings are Coming! Feb18

The Earthlings are Coming!

Stephen Hawking has been sounding the alarm that our dear planet is facing destruction in the not too distant future. He asserts that if nuclear war doesn’t finish us off, global warning or a devastating asteroid strike surely will. Hawking maintains that we need to start leaving our doomed planet or face extinction. And he isn’t the only Debbie Downer claiming that the end is near. Elon Musk, the business magnate, inventor and futurist agrees with him. Fortunately, Mr. Musk is working on a project to save us. He has a detailed plan to put one million people on a new planet within the next one hundred years. And the heavenly body he has...

Liar, Liar, Pants on Fire Feb10

Liar, Liar, Pants on...

Liar, Liar pants on fire, hanging from a telephone wire. We heard that every day on the playground in elementary school. Children said it when calling out another kid’s lie. But these days it seems that grown-ups, especially our politicians, are the ones that are telling the tall tales. One...

A Special Place in Hell Dec24

A Special Place in H...

Recently a lot of people have been claiming that there is a special place in hell for groups of individuals whom they find objectionable. Former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright said it of women who don’t help each other (as in those not supporting Hillary Clinton). Ivanka Trump said it...

Our Lizard Overlords

The world is a dangerous place these days. We are threatened by terrorism, natural disasters, climate change and war. But there is one danger that most people are unaware of which is that our planet may be secretly ruled by a race of intergalactic reptilian aliens also known as lizard people...