Category Archives: Mysteries of Life

You’re homophobic? Uh-oh.

…[B]oaters in Washington reportedly shouted homophobic slurs at another vessel until their own boat burst into flames. –From Harper’s Weekly Review

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Mysteries of Life: The cult problem in America

I’m not a cult hunter, no way. A fully licensed cult hunter is usually someone sensitized to cults through a close relative or ex-mate who’s been inculcated and spends his/her days lurking on street corners pushing pamphlets into the unwilling … Continue reading

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Mysteries of Life: stinky flora and fauna who gather to sniff the stink

From Harper’s Weekly Review: More than 100 people lined up outside of an abandoned Bay Area gas station for the chance to sniff a corpse flower in bloom. There’s a reason behind this. Once upon a time I heard something … Continue reading

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