How about this, Abandon-Nation? The Last Jedi Stinks: A movie review of Star Wars: The Last Jedi. Why the F not. If I wanted to, I could write about quilting. That's the cool thing about blogging, right?!? But don't worry, folks. I won't stray too far afield. I just have some … [Read more...] about Star Wars: The Last Jedi (Dammit, It Stinks!)
It happens to all of us. I'm sure that like me, you get disappointed when things don’t go your way. I write to you this cold Tuesday evening from Gate K3 at O’Hare International airport in Chicago. Delayed for four hours. My positive attitude hanging by a string... The past … [Read more...] about When Things Don’t Go Your Way
Once upon I time, maybe a month ago or so, I listened to a radio program. It was a segment on NPR that profiled a study on the subtle, but pervasive effects of Social Media. Thanks to that piece that aired while we were driving to a free dinner at our co-op's annual family … [Read more...] about Why I’m Giving up Social Media (or Facebook, Get Behind Me!)
Are all BMW drivers assholes? Let's see if we can answer that profound question in a special Tuesday Rant, shall we? Oh, and disclaimer, I hate driving. I'd prefer to be riding my bike, but you know what, last night was softball night, and the team needed me there on time. Let's … [Read more...] about Why Are All BMW Drivers Assholes?
An article that caught my attention this past week, amidst all of the focus on healthcare in D.C., was about the "Deaths of Despair" among middle-aged white Americans. This post aims to answer a vital question: How to Find Happiness in a Troubled World? I have some questions and … [Read more...] about How to Find Happiness in a Troubled World