Pieces of the Dream

by baldilocks I'm guilty of many things, but one is talking about race and Things Black too much. The reputational demise of public astrophysicist Neil Degrasse Tyson elicited a great deal of Schadenfreude, but it depressed me for one reason: I liked seeing a black person talk about something other than race, being black, or … Continue reading Pieces of the Dream

Peter Capaldi as the Doctor: S8 E11 Dark Water

The Latest of my reviews of the Peter Capaldi Era of Doctor Who Summary: Danny Pink is Dead and Clara expects the Doctor to do something about it, or else! Plot:  Clara is speaking to Danny Pink on the phone, getting ready to say something important to him, unfortunately he listens so intently he doesn't pay … Continue reading Peter Capaldi as the Doctor: S8 E11 Dark Water

The Ultimate Pro-Life Ball Spiking in Texas

Sheldon: All the non human apes are classified as "great apes" except one, That means taxonomists created the entire category of "lesser ape" just to single out the poor Gibbon as the weird kid on the playground. Now there's a hairy little fellow with a genuine beef. Leonard: But the gibbon doesn't know what it's … Continue reading The Ultimate Pro-Life Ball Spiking in Texas