Doug Criss Is An Idiot

Doug Criss Is An Idiot

In more of CNN’s extended squeezing of every last talking point out of a terrorist attack in Orlando on the weekend they’ve published a facile piece by Doug Criss. In it he lists off a handful of things that, according to him, are easier to get than a gun:...
The Week Before Orlando

The Week Before Orlando

The Orlando terror killings that saw nearly 50 people murdered in a nightclub represent the largest mass shooting in modern American history and the largest single terrorist tragedy since 9/11. The events in Orlando have garnered enormous media coverage even here in...
Complex?

Complex?

I woke up this morning to another terrorist attack here in France. While smaller in scale than the attacks at Charlie Hebdo or at the Bataclan last year, it was no less shocking. A couple – both law enforcement officers – in a town near Paris were stabbed...
On Obama’s Watch

On Obama’s Watch

What happened in Orlando: On June 12, 2016, a mass shooting occurred at Pulse, a gay nightclub in Orlando, Florida, resulting in at least 51 people, including the gunman, being killed and 53 more being wounded. The attack has been labeled an act of domestic terrorism...
Family Circuit

Family Circuit

The last weekend living in our current apartment – the move is on next weekend so we’ll be sort of between two apartments for a couple of days, I guess – and we decided to head out and enjoy the sunshine. As I’m still taking it easy on my calf,...
Pots and Pans

Pots and Pans

One of the things I am really looking forward to buying for the new apartment are some pots, pans, and cooking ware. Though I have been cooking for myself for decades now, I’ve really only started to enjoy it in the last couple of years. Experimenting with...