This week there have been a few images circulating on FB that I found to be helpful in regards to bias in the news media. The first, I reposted. It looked like this: I thought it was pretty straightforward and helpful, even though they had to leave out SO many sites because, well, space and … Continue reading don’t tell me
gaming alignment irl
A chaotic evil character does whatever his greed, hatred, and lust for destruction drive him to do. He is hot-tempered, vicious, arbitrarily violent, and unpredictable. If he is simply out for whatever he can get, he is ruthless and brutal. If he is committed to the spread of evil and chaos, he is even worse. … Continue reading gaming alignment irl
When you get in bed with social conservatives in this country, you better be comfortable with the fact that your rewards are commensurate with being part of the "right" group... and that the "right" group is not guaranteed to be YOUR group. In other words, if you are Pagan and support the Tea Party or … Continue reading Seriously?!
Thoughts on the Anniversary of 9/11
I had lunch with a friend yesterday. He's one of the few people around here who I can talk to about politics and so on. He shared with me that he went to a 9/11 memorial in Havasu over the weekend because his daughter was playing in the school band. He also shared his horror … Continue reading Thoughts on the Anniversary of 9/11
Getting an Indoctrination… er, Education
Remember September 11, 2001United We Stand! Or so proclaims the sign over the entrance to my children's elementary school. And as if the US flag on that sign wasn't enough, there's a faded paper flag two windows away that came out of the local newspaper in the days immediately following 9-11. And as if … Continue reading Getting an Indoctrination… er, Education