Category Archives: Snake Oil Woo Woo

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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Nature Is Not A Mother

I found this little gem while on Patheos a while ago and it was in the pagan section of their religious blogs: Are Hurricanes and Wildfires Persons? Respect the Power of Nature. Clunky title, I’ll be the first to admit … Continue reading

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On Irma

By now, unless you’ve been living under a rock or you’re living far, far away from a hurricane prone area, you’ve heard about Hurricane Irma and just how bad it is and probably will be. Unless you’re Rush Limbaugh, that … Continue reading

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Minding the Gap

Last night, I called my mother, so I could work on getting a copy of my birth certificate. Now, I did have one of my own but due to circumstances beyond my control, I lost it. Yes, it irritated the … Continue reading

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And Today in “What the Hell Are You Even Saying…?!”

This popped up on my Facebook newsfeed: An anti-vax “mother” is claiming that dying from a disease is “part of the plan”. I am not making this shit up. But I really wish I could say otherwise. “My religious beliefs are … Continue reading

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Your Word Salad for Today…

You know, Facebook can be wonderful. It allows you to connect with old friends, catch up on news stories and share posts about tabletop gaming and kittens. On a good day, Facebook is great. On a bad day, the things … Continue reading

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No, A “Binding Spell” Will Not Stop the Grand Nagus

I found this not long too terribly ago on my Facebook feed: A Spell to Bind Donald Trump and All Those Who Abet Him. Apparently, this went a bit viral and got popular enough to inspire a Facebook page where participants … Continue reading

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