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An Open Letter to Roy Moore

Dear Judge Moore, You fucking lost. Sit down, shut up and for good measure, eat a basket of farts. Sincerely, Silverwynde Advertisements

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Winter

This is pretty much what my area looks like right now; we’re getting a pretty decent amount of snow here. It isn’t terribly cold per se, but the roads are slippery and supposedly the temps will drop tonight. I don’t look … Continue reading

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Fire and Rain

By now, you know about Senator Franken. You’ve probably heard his speech. It may have impressed you. It may have upset you. But the result is the same: he will be resigning his seat. Before you ask: I’m relieved. I … Continue reading

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Glass Rocks and Stone Houses

(I’m currently listening to the Cave Theme from Pokémon Sun and Moon. It’s very soothing, which is something I need right at this moment.) It happened today. Something that I feared would happen but had been hoping against hope that it … Continue reading

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In Plain Sight

Now, you can add Matt Lauer’s name to the list of harassers. In his case, it cost him dearly; he’s been fired from NBC. He’s off the Today Show. People are shocked, but that goes without saying. “He seemed so … Continue reading

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It Needs to be Said

By now, you’ve probably heard about Scott Smith, one of the hosts of the Recovering From Religion podcast. But if you haven’t, the story is here. At first glance, it seems pretty damned tragic, until I read this post by PZ Meyers. As … Continue reading

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I Love the Sound of Tree Death

Well, normally I don’t. But this time, I’m making an exception. The neighbors are taking down the large oak tree at the corner of their property, which shares a corner of our backyard. A few years ago, the neighbors trimmed … Continue reading

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