Why Give Them That?

A question I get asked repeatedly.  Why concede that something exists? A:  Because it does. What not make them prove it exists? A:  Because we know it does, and if we say it does not exist, we are liars. And because we look stupid ostriches or sleazy used car salesman if we deny it.  The […]

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A moment ago

From two hours ago: Moe:  There is no evidence that some drunk guy was drunk. Me:  He blew a .4. Moe:  There is no evidence that some drunk guy is responsible for having his ass beat. Me:  He talked shit to those guys that did it. So said the one trying to get out of […]

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#Newspeak #2013

It’s called a #hashtag.  First, an introduction to newspeak, for the kids who aren’t quite sure how they feel about reading and books, since there’s Youtube and kindle and all  (source link in the title): THE PRINCIPLES OF NEWSPEAK Newspeak was the official language of Oceania and had been devised to meet the ideological needs of […]

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“F*** the Doomed”

Where the Buffalo Roam WTBR is a semi-biographical account of Hunter Thompson (Bill Murray) from 1968-1972.  With him on this journey is his lawyer, Carl Lazlo (Peter Boyle). When this came out, i hated it.  I hated that it was not Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas.  I hated that the only shoutouts to FaL:LV, […]

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