Category Archives: Bitter Truths

Angels and Demons

By now, we’ve all heard the allegations against Judge Roy Moore. The charges are monstrous but still, Moore has his defenders, claiming that a fourteen year old is not a child. #MeAt14 and #MeAt16 has popped up on social media in protest. But what bothers … Continue reading

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The Uncertain Journey

This is one of those things I don’t like to think about, but here it is: from PZ Meyers I’d feel schadenfreude, except that it’s such a damn sad waste. The gist of the article? Those that try and treat … Continue reading

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The Fickle Beast

Prime and I had just settled down to watch an episode of Star Trek: Voyager when we heard a loud noise. Prime admitted that he thought it was thunder. Well, until we both heard the shriek of brakes not a … Continue reading

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The Humbling River

I found this last week and I’ve been wanting to post about it; titled Literally, Why Can’t I Say #MeToo?, it deals with one woman and her struggle to speak about her own experiences. Case in point: Yet I found that … Continue reading

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November Rain

It’s official: baseball is over and done. Last night, the Houston Astros won the World Series. If that wasn’t enough, Carlos Correa proposed to his girlfriend right after the victory. Baseball is done for the year. So is autumn, for all intents … Continue reading

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HasCon: A Bridge Too Far

The next HasCon has been announced. It’ll be in Providence, RI again and it will take place on September 6 – 8, 2019. Yes, you read that right: we have about a two year wait for the next damn show. … Continue reading

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Taking No as an Answer

There’s a really good post on Patheos that deals with #MeToo; in it, the author admits that he’s part of the problem. He also addresses what can be done to help stem the tide. Now, as you can expect, this might bother some … Continue reading

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