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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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When Helping Doesn’t Actually Help

As you know, I’m dealing with some pretty severe breast issues.  If you don’t know, or are a newer reader to this particular blog, I’ll sum it up: I have BRCA. To put it gently, my risk of developing breast … Continue reading

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Your Daily Dose of “What?”

Found this via Dispatches From The Culture Wars: according to World Nut Net Daily, god be warning the US with a solar eclipse, yo. I’m not making this up. “From a biblical point of view, a solar eclipse is meant as a … 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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You Have GOT To Be Kidding Me

So the male chiropractor who came up with the idea of a vaginal “labia-stick” is confused as hell that people would be upset about this. I am not making any of this up. You see, he was just trying to help, as … Continue reading

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