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It’s Only a Tiny Minority of Muslims – KindaSortof

Recent terrorist events in Paris (then Washington DC, then Belgium and now apparently major pre-emptive anti-terrorism police operations underway in at least four other European countries, not to mention earlier … Continue reading

February 4, 2015 · Leave a comment

On #CharlieHebdo, and the “But” Argument

In the immediate aftermath of the Charlie Hebdo massacre, besides the grief, anger and instinctive desire to indicate unequivocal support for the concept of freedom of speech that most of … Continue reading

January 9, 2015 · 1 Comment

Irony is the Hot New Concept Among Global Warming Scientists

No, no pun intended in the title here.  But it’s really striking how global warming believers are increasingly relying on “irony” in explaining observed meteorological phenomena.  The latest being a … Continue reading

September 15, 2014 · 1 Comment

D-oh! TV Does it Again!

Congrats to Samsung on a great social media marketing success with Ellen’s famous “selfie” from the Oscars last night. Was the Twitter crash real or away of catching everyone’s attention?. … Continue reading

March 3, 2014 · Leave a comment

No Free TV Lunch

Is TV going to become cheaper, as well as “what you want, when you want, where you want”? That seems to be the underlying belief of many – a subtext … Continue reading

February 27, 2014 · Leave a comment

Real Morality can Demand Hard Choices in the Real World

Drone killing (of American citizens but not just American citizens), and how it’s controlled (what we SHOULD be discussing), is a very serious, but morally complicated issue.  One of the … Continue reading

February 6, 2013 · Leave a comment

Hitting the Post (or Radio Daze)

Walking home last night listening to the Supreme’s “When Will I See You Again” (one of my all-time favorite songs), I was DJ’ing in my head.  Back in the day … Continue reading

October 10, 2012 · Leave a comment
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