North Korea, Guam, and nuclear war

North Korea’s dictator Kim Jong Un has threatened to send four mid-range ballistic missiles over Japan and drop them within 18 to 24 miles of Guam. This development takes me back to the days of my youth. After joining the Air Force at 19 and attending electronic warfare systems tech school, I was assigned to … Continue reading “North Korea, Guam, and nuclear war”

Audible’s monthly subscription price is stupid

Audible is a company under Amazon that produces and sells spoken-word entertainment, specifically, unabridged audio versions of books. Why read a book when you can listen to a book? This method of reading comes in handy when you’re driving somewhere or doing some type of manual labor. I also like to listen to a good … Continue reading “Audible’s monthly subscription price is stupid”

Milo Yiannopoulos is dangerous… to 13-year-old boys

Professional troll Milo Yiannopoulos is in trouble. A conservative blog, The Reagan Brigade, published clips of Milo advocating the act of adult men having sexual relationships with boys as young as 13-years-old. These comments were made by Yiannopoulos on two video podcasts, The Drunken Peasants, and the Joe Rogan Experience. The reaction to these videos … Continue reading “Milo Yiannopoulos is dangerous… to 13-year-old boys”

Glenn Greenwald is an idiot

Glenn Greenwald, the journalist made famous for helping Edward Snowden leak top-secret classified documents to the world, went to Twitter and quoted the great Godfrey Elfwick. New Atheist followers spent all day claiming Muslims attacked in Quebec City, spreading to thousands. No correction when it proved false — Glenn Greenwald (@ggreenwald) January 31, 2017 … Continue reading “Glenn Greenwald is an idiot”

The Baltimore Sun wants to protect me from ‘fake’ news?

I got an email from The Baltimore Sun with a special offer. The title of the email was, “2017 resolution: No more fake news! Only read trusted stories, $1.25 a week for a year.” In the body of the email was the following image: We believe tall tales belong in libraries? Don’t they know that … Continue reading “The Baltimore Sun wants to protect me from ‘fake’ news?”

Arthur Chu keeping it classy

Former Jeopardy champion Arthur Chu isn’t too happy about Donald Trump becoming president. Here is something he tweeted in response to the Trump win: I hate America, I hate white people, I hate you, personally, and the only motivation I have is to spite you. There’s your healing — Arthur Chu (@arthur_affect) November 9, 2016 … Continue reading “Arthur Chu keeping it classy”