Archive for October 1st, 2008

“Mad Dog Palin” by Matt Taibbi, Rolling Stone

| October 1, 2008 | 6 Replies
“Mad Dog Palin” by Matt Taibbi, Rolling Stone

For those of you who haven’t experienced Rolling Stone assassin Matt Taibbi’s uncompromising, pointy and funny-as-heck style, first cop this excerpt from his Palin pwnage piece on 27 September … It even crossed my mind that there was an element of weirdly self-destructive pique in McCain’s decision to cave in to his party’s right-wing base in this fashion, that […]

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people like us, dear

| October 1, 2008 | 1 Reply
people like us, dear

It is often hard to be a person on the planet Earth. It can be scary, overwhelming, fraught with obstacles, and most of all, inescapably lonely. We are, after all, alone in our minds, our bodies, and our selves. I think most all of the stuff we do as people – creating, building, loving, consuming […]

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Are we posting too much about the Presidential election?

| October 1, 2008 | 32 Replies
Are we posting too much about the Presidential election?

How many posts at this site have been about the election? I haven’t counted them, but there are so many that it almost seems like an obsessive pursuit. It’s almost a little embarrassing, especially for a website that does not present itself as a current events or news commentary site. On the other hand, the […]

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