All that lives must die

It is a strange week, so that could be why it affected me so deeply when I heard that Alan Rickman, who played Severus Snape in the Harry Potter films, has died. He was a prolific actor with a [...]

Being true

Last night, I went on and queued up the historic remarks the president had made earlier about the simple gun safety measures he was passing by Executive Order in the face of [...]

Is Google Skynet?

You know Skynet. It’s the artificial intelligence that gains self-awareness in the Terminator movies and then sends a cyborg Arnold Schwarzenegger back in time to kill the leader of the [...]


Many of us feel the need to make broad proclamations about the year ahead and the year’s start. There shall be weight loss. There shall be spin class. There shall be organized closets and [...]