Category Archives: The Facts of Life

Want to know what drives me crazy? This.

Racism. As practiced by a Jacksonville, Florida cop who busied himself writing pedestrian tickets, primarily to black people. I thank ProPublica for exposing this–“walking while black”–and for causing my blood pressure to rise.

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Merry Xmas! And do try that sausage roll

Via the New York Times: A British bakery chain apologized for creating a Nativity scene in which the baby Jesus, surrounded by three wise men, was replaced by a sausage roll.

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BIG schadenfreude moment for us anti-Keystone pipeline folks

Have you been waiting for notice of a leak in the Keystone Pipeline? Preferably into the earth and potentially the aquifers of a state that loves Trump and the Koch Bros? Well, here it is. Take that, South Dakota! About … Continue reading

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