Sorry Martin Robbins: Mars needs Kirk Not Hofstadter

This week the Guardian Newspaper & Martin Robbins  provided proof positive that there is no subject that can not produce liberal angst, even subjects that concerning things far in the future: How can our future Mars colonies be free of sexism and racism? The white, male European conquerors of the New World and 19th-century American … Continue reading Sorry Martin Robbins: Mars needs Kirk Not Hofstadter

The Nerd Orgy Proof

Howard: Come on, are we gonna sit around chatting like a bunch of teenage girls, or are we gonna play D&D like a bunch of teenage boys who are never gonna have sex with those teenage girls? The Big Bang Theory The Love Spell Potential 2013 Far be it from me to suggest that gay pedophiles … Continue reading The Nerd Orgy Proof

Politico’s Eddie Crispo Gambit

Raj: Who’s this mysterious buddy you suddenly have? Howard: Just a guy. I know a guy. Raj: Is it Eddie Crispo? Howard: No, I can’t tell you who it is. Stop asking. Raj: Who else could it be? It has to be Eddie Crispo. Howard: I know lots of dangerous people, okay? Raj: Name one. … Continue reading Politico’s Eddie Crispo Gambit

AUL, Dana Loesch and Amy Farah Fowler on the “Con”

As Andrew Breitbart pointed out the real battleground for America is in the culture as it was demonstrated in the last few days. The left has gone all out to portray any opposition to the new Government mandate on Catholic Institutions as an "attack on women". American's United for life call this "con" for what … Continue reading AUL, Dana Loesch and Amy Farah Fowler on the “Con”

The Critical moment of The Big Bang Theory

Sitcoms don't last forever and this week I think we saw a preview of the final episode of the Big bang theory: let's recall the path we took to get here. At the end of Season 3 Amy Farah Fowler is introduced they meet, the next season there is this exchange when Sheldon finds Amy … Continue reading The Critical moment of The Big Bang Theory

The Joke is on us…or is it?

This morning while everyone was getting ready to go to school I was sitting on the couch next to my oldest watching Morning Joe when the latest of the Direct TV film ads went up on the screen. I commented to my 18 year old son that I know I'm getting old because I didn't … Continue reading The Joke is on us…or is it?

…and on a bright comedic note

Christine Baranski who is very funny is coming back to the Big Bang Theory. Is Sheldon finally going to experience a big bang in more than theory? That's at least what I'm hoping will happen when Christine Baranski reprises her Emmy-nominated role of Leonard's smarty-pants mother in a January episode of The Big Bang Theory. … Continue reading …and on a bright comedic note

An oddities post to cover me …

Very busy of course so here is a quick post about some oddities: Had an errand to run yesterday and so I caught confession at St. Leo's church on my way. I'm sorry to say it was a unique in my experience. It was just a regular week yet there was a long wait as … Continue reading An oddities post to cover me …

Speaking of being in the lead, guess what sitcom leads among 18-54 year olds?

Yup you guessed it the Big Bang Theory: Big Bang" has proved itself to be a dependable treat. The characters have become humanized and multidimensional, their relationships are believable and well-sketched, and the one-liners and jokes are consistently funny. (The ratings reflect the show's creative upswing: "Big Bang Theory" has gotten its highest-ever ratings in … Continue reading Speaking of being in the lead, guess what sitcom leads among 18-54 year olds?

If you want Will Wheaton’s take on yesterday’s Big Bang Theory

You can find it here: When he first talked to me about working on the show, Bill Prady told me that I'd be playing a "delightfully evil version" of myself. This sounded like a lot of fun to me, but it was more difficult to find that character than you'd think. When I'm playing Fawkes … Continue reading If you want Will Wheaton’s take on yesterday’s Big Bang Theory

Ok I’m finally going to tell my odd Sarah Palin story…

...After seeing this question at The Reclusive Leftist concerning Meghan McCain Picture: Having covered-by-proxy the feminist bases, I’m now going to indulge my curiosity and ask the group at large (including everyone in Finland — hei, ystävyys kotona Suomi!) the thing I’ve been wondering ever since I saw Meghan’s picture: what’s up with her boobs? … Continue reading Ok I’m finally going to tell my odd Sarah Palin story…

It’s all about A status Quo…

...not THE status quo which is democratic control of congress but A status quo, making sure that waves are not made with particular interests. The thing about power is it waxes and wanes, sooner or later the Republicans will again control the house and/or senate. Sooner or later they will be Chairmen of committees that … Continue reading It’s all about A status Quo…

And now for some good news a more Talisman!

The next Talisman expansion is coming in the next few months. Frostmarch will introduce 4 characters and add more of all types of cards. Official previews are here and here, but i would have preferred to see another board expansion rather than a non-board expansion. I'll withhold final judgment till I see more but my … Continue reading And now for some good news a more Talisman!