Is This Casual Sexism?

I'm not sure if this is one of my intrinsic biases rearing its ugly head, or if I'm just really that dysfunctional, but either way I should do something about it. First and foremost folks, we all have biases. Every single one of us. Yup, that includes you; the ultra-woke, self-aware, finger-on-the-pulse, conscientious and comprehensively …

Taking Advantage of our Sensibilities

Today is September eleventh. For many individuals around the world, simply putting these two words together draws a deep emotional response, and rightly so. There are more and more everyday, however, who remain oblivious, only grasping the significance of this day after learning of it from one of us. And that's justified as well; it …

A Year’s Worth Of Three Billion Beats; and, If You Didn’t Get Bruises, Then You Didn’t Earn That Money.

I started this blog about two years ago. I started it because I was horrendously depressed. I wasn't happy with my daily life. I thought this would be the best way for me to deal with that, to cope with the feelings of worthlessness and hopelessness, and do something positive instead of just wallowing in …

Traffic, Traffic, Lookin’ For My Chapstick

I drive a lot. Somedays I drive a couple hundred miles in ten or so hours. I've written a little about driving and traffic before, but I've been wanting to discuss it further. I grew up kinda all over the place, moving from house to house and city to city every couple of years, and …

I Say Potato, You Say Pomme De Terre.

I'm going to type a few words, I'd like you to acknowledge and reflect on how these words make you feel. Freedom Liberty Justice Faith Honor Entitlement How did these words make you feel? I'd wager that the first five made you feel good inside. A little warm and fuzzy; you might have taken a …