Dear Nevada Democratic Party:

If it’s not too much trouble, could you folks find some additional candidates that I don’t have to hold my nose to vote for? And would it have killed you to run some ads for the guy you’re running for Governor? Don’t get me wrong, I don’t think anything can stop Sandoval from getting a second term, but you guys haven’t said much of...more

Music Monday: October 31

Sure, that’s Halloween. It’s also the anniversary of the founding of the Great State of Nevada. And there’s an interesting story concerning that ....more

The Town that Dreaded Shorties

Dinosaur Mystery: This huge-armed dinosaur is stranger than imagined. Underwater Mystery: Amazing shipwreck pictures. Women’s Issues: OTC birth control pills? ...more

Music Monday: Manic

I was going to write something about Ebola, but the stupid out there is so strong it burns. Look I know that I’ve had a total of one course in Microbiology, but clearly I know more about the subject than 90% of Congress. Seriously, I hope I that Ron Paul,...more

Career Choices for Girls to Consider

Doctor, Minnie Mouse, or Princess? Hmm, so many choices. In Closing: hell froze over; die with a t on the end; to paraphrase, “I didn’t mean any ill intent, only that the military should rise up and put that ****** in his place!”; and a cool way to explore the periodic table ....more

Music Monday: Happy Columbus Day

It’s just not a patriotic holiday without Stan Freberg. A couple years ago I posted a version of his thoughts on Columbus. Perhaps you prefer this take on the events: ...more

Double Down

The Freakin NSA The Executive Director of Google says that the NSA is going to break trust in the internet, and thereby break the very internet itself. I don’t think the government cares. The NSA will do whatever it likes, thankyouverymuch ....more

A few random links for and about women.

Just a reminder that for ladies, there are times that it’s not a very nice place out there in the real world, and yet many of us persevere ....more

Music Monday: Athletics and the Economy

Why yes, that is Andy Samberg as “Steve.” Ok, I get it. Professional sports are highly profitable. Millions of dollars, and that’s just players’ salaries ....more

A few items on job creation

Ok, by now everybody’s heard that really good job creation and unemployment numbers were announced Friday, right? Good. There were even jobs for people without a lot of education! ...more