Really? That’s the only one I liked. Of course, this may have been related to its having had Timothy Olyphant, Cliff Curtis, and whoever that guy was with the black hair with the grey streak in it — beautiful men everywhere you look in that movie. » 4/24/15 10:33pm Friday 10:33pm

I get the point that putting the ordnance in the cold, dead hands of a machine dehumanizes the enterprise, and gives it an illusion of infallibility to some, if not most. I just don’t know why it’s so much worse than putting it in the hands of a warm, live human being, if that human being is operating on the basis of… » 4/24/15 3:14pm Friday 3:14pm

We don’t know what the situation was here with respect to drop safes, store policy, etc. What we do know is that a very wealthy man was trying to extort $400 from a fast food worker when any halfway decent business owner would have been insured for the loss, anyway. If he had simply fired her, I might be more disposed… » 4/23/15 11:57am Thursday 11:57am

I thought so, but sadly, I have a couple of friends who not only buy into “The Secret”, but the whole Esther Hicks/Abraham semi-cult bullshit, so I’m afraid one does have to be very clear in order to avoid being taken for a sincere believer. » 4/23/15 12:52am Thursday 12:52am

Being anti-GMO because you don’t like Monsanto is like being anti-grocery-shopping because you don’t like Wal-Mart. I see this constantly, and it makes no sense. Protest Monsanto, great. But that in no way implicates all GMOs. » 4/22/15 12:17pm Wednesday 12:17pm

Well, I did, for one. Was it an accurate reflection of the ratio of gay to straight people in the general population? No, probably not. However, we’re not talking about a group that was selected at random from the general population. We’re talking about nine boys so obsessed with homosexuality that they got together… » 4/20/15 7:53pm 4/20/15 7:53pm