Tag Archives: modern society

Range reboot

Through laziness and trepidation, I have avoided getting my stove fixed for the past two and a half years.  Yes, you read that right.  I have not had a properly functioning stove for most of the time I’ve lived in … Continue reading

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Suffering from consumption

I’m fighting my way through a bout of “gadget envy”.  I really want to get a new phone, but there is no actual reason for me to get one.  My current phone works fine and I have no professional reason … Continue reading

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Time for your CAT scan

There is an under-recognized, untreated blight upon the land that is eating away at the very core of our existence. Sorry to sound like an evening news report for bird flu or humanism, but I need your full attention  Are … Continue reading

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Revelations

My brother has a subtle, sardonic sense of humor.  I think it was in that spirit that he bought and wears an “energy band”.  I’m pretty sure he doesn’t buy into the dubious claims of these allegedly magical bracelets, but … Continue reading

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TV Tuesdays: We can’t live without it

Sometimes it’s easy to feel like a lone voice in the wilderness, the only one who is noticing how crappy things are.  But then you meet someone or see something that lets you know that you are not alone.  That … Continue reading

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A Small World

I don’t have any children. But I did have a childhood, so I am speaking from that authority.  Some would say that my childhood was fraught with upheaval and instability owing to my father’s military profession that necessitated our frequent … Continue reading

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Internetervention

Just so you know, I haven’t given up on setting down my ideas to make the world a better place (in spite of itself). It’s just that I have been devoting all my excess mental energy to the molding of … Continue reading

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