Teachable Moments?

Well, the “End Of The World” associated with Friday’s purported conclusion of the Mayan calendar has come, and gone, and we’re all still here. Yay! I know a lot of us had big fun with that and will no doubt have big fun mocking the next “End Of The World” to come!

The Eve Of Destruction?

Well my friends, the “Big Day” is just about here and, despite the massive “End Of The World” debunking infographic I included in my What, Me Worry? post, it seems that many of us are still biting our nails and pulling our hair out over tomorrow’s expected “End Of The World” connected to the supposed “conclusion” of the Mayan calendar.

Things Worse Than Monsters Hide In The Mist!

“Monsters are real. Ghosts are real too. They live inside us.And sometimes, they win.” – Stephen King I’m not sure which scares me more: Too much faith… Or too little… Song by Denez Prigent The Mist (film) – WikipediaThe Mist (2007) – IMDbThe Mist (2007) — Trailer [720p HD]The Mist (2007) – HD Trailer I…

The Sum of All Fears

The following clip is from The Sum of All Fears which, in turn, was based on the Tom Clancy novel of the same name. I think that it’s so weirdly ironic that I ran across it on TV yesterday, just when the scene from the clip was playing, right after I published my 53 Years…

Superstition

When the Jews return to Zion, And a comet fills the sky, And the holy Roman Empire rises, Then you and I must die. From the eternal sea he rises, Creating armies on either shore, Turning man against his brother, Until man exists no more. “The Omen” (1976) (2006) I want ice water. More from…

Depression… Defined!

I know that many of you have wondered what’s going on with me when I “disappear” from the blogosphere for a time only to return unable to explain my absence. Well here’s your chance to get an answer… I spend so much of my time feeling as if I have nothing in common with other…

Bad News From Home…

If you read, watch TV, or go to the movies, then at some point you’ve heard a horror story about someone, usually a woman, having been roofied – violated without their consent, or even knowledge, and only learning about it much later when the annoying little clues just pile up to the point they can…

42, 39, 17, 10, and 4

Okay folks, I’ll warn you right up front: This post falls into that “self-therapy” thing this blog was originally set up for. Reading it could well be as upsetting for you as it has been for me to write. Feel free to comment if you wish, but please don’t be upset if I’m too uncomfortable…

The Clash Of Titanic Phobias

I’m sure that at least a few of you have been wondering where the hell I’ve been. Well it’s all very embarrassing to be honest, but I will attempt to explain as best I can. Are you at all familiar with the The Irresistible Force Paradox? You know, the one that goes like this: “What…

Drive

From my perspective, as a man, woman are just about the greatest thing out there. This one is for all the daughters, sisters, and mothers I feel so powerless to protect… I want ice water. More Just Vibes