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We comprise, at minimum, one priest, one philosopher, and one doctor. (The jokes practically write themselves.)
Doing our best to combat the tragic dearth of opinions in the Blogosphere. Happy you stopped by. Patiently awaiting the book deal that is
to drop any day now.
Roll Out the Barrel
Talking Points Memo
Trump for Le Pen
I mentioned yesterday that in the closely watched and highly consequential French election today we should remember that the President of the United Stat...
2 hours ago
The League of Ordinary Gentlemen
If it's almost May, it's almost time to start asking "What Are The Blockbuster Summer Movies This Year?" Part I
3 hours ago
Separating Fact from Fiction in the Not-So-Normal Newborn Nursery: Undescended Testes in Babies
There is a safe and effective science-based approach to the undescended testicle in newborns. This hasn't stopped some from proposing alternatives that are...
2 days ago
Bethenny Frankel is still at the beach
Bethenny Frankel takes a walk on the beach in between sets of 1,000 crunches. More...
4 months ago
We Will Go On
My dear little boys. When you went to bed Tuesday night, begging to see how the election would turn out, I told you we’d find out in the morning. Well, I n...
5 months ago
Bit Tooth Energy
Waterjetting 37e - Using Cavitation to disintegrate rock
In most mines the main objective is to recover as much of the valuable minerals contained within the host (or gangue rock) while minimizing cost. When mine...
1 year ago
The Daily Dish | By Andrew Sullivan
It Is Accomplished
As Gandhi never quite said, First they ignore you. Then they laugh at you. Then they attack you. Then you win. I remember one of the first TV debates I had...
1 year ago
Not A Potted Plant
This blog is now resident within the online magazine *Ordinary Times*. Editor-in-Chief Erik Kain introduces the newly-revamped blog -- which looks really ...
3 years ago
Always Judged Guilty
No Party Time in Yemen
Before I get to this, in a post below I asked what we should be calling the people in the street- demonstrators? protestors? revolutionaires?- and Anonymou...
6 years ago
Soft vapidity of low expectations
Does this mean they'll start laying odds?
The only correct answer
Measures that would make a difference
In which I probably make too much of a chance enco...
New York, New York!
Sarah Palin, useless advocate
In which I gently disagree with my colleagues
He should have retired earlier
Speciesism and teleology
Advertising aimed at children
Hell for the Twitter-averse
2666: pages 231-290
Okay. Financiers really aren't like me or you.
Bad trends in higher education II
Bad trends in higher education I
Applying for grad school in philosophy
Why I am not a Republican, part gabillion
Does this count as "bickering"?
Again with obesity
What, no Phyllis Schlafly?
Why I supported a public option
In which I overthink Project Runway
A new home for foreign policy obsessives
Just leave out the middle man (you know, the fat o...
Stop making me defend Sarah Palin!!!
Dept. of Thin Gruel
Holding out for leprechaun power
The limits of libertarianism
2666: The Part About Amalfitano
Your dose of local color
Focus on childhood health, not obesity
Ambinder's bigger blunder
On admitting ambivalence about special needs kids
It's like a Kafka story, really
Admitting the possibility
2666 : pages 103-159
"Nevertheless, it moves"*
To my friends, the Democrats of Illinois
I can't wait to see how this gets defended
Now this? This is offensive.
Employers of nannies need nannying from NYT
A second double standard
With Grover Norquist as Bo Peep, in a role that ma...
Dear Lord. You can't be serious.
Perhaps the best riposte I have ever seen on the I...
Should Obama End DADT with a Stroke of a Pen?
Today's serving of dumbsauce
How does this keep happening?
Goody, goody gumdrops
This is sure to make things better
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