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Monthly Archive: April 2012

Apr 29 2012

The Voice Of God

Some people hear the voice of god Whenever thunder booms— (They might have missed a science class, One cautiously presumes.) A summer storm impresses them, And leaves them filled with wonder— They hear the mighty voice of god… I only hear the thunder.

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Apr 28 2012

This Verse Could Save Your Life

The new advice for modern masses: On your feet, and off your asses! The hours you’re spending on your rears Can cost your lifespan several years! The sofa, couch, or beanbag chair On which you rest your derriere Is slowly, surely, killing you. And so, of course, what you must do Is walk. Or run. …

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Apr 26 2012

The Cross On The Hill (Is There For Everyone)

Stephen Colbert takes Justice Scalia to task, and (importantly, if we are to convince religious believers that separation of church and state is for their benefit) shows the desecration of the cross inherent in Scalia’s view. Video, after the jump:

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Apr 26 2012

Just A Reminder…

That today is National “Poem in your pocket” day.

Apr 25 2012

Clues…

A small handful of commenters on my Rainbow Connection poll said they knew what I was getting after. Could be, actually. If you know me well, I’m pretty predictable. As a clue, a hint, to those people (and anyone else who wants to guess), I’ll refer back to a favorite verse, and my all-time favorite …

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Apr 25 2012

Thanks!

Thank you so much for your responses to the previous post! It may take me a while to throw together the post I have planned and for which I needed your input. In appreciation of your comments, I give you a video which moved me to tears, because neither Kermit nor Jim Henson were part …

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Apr 24 2012

A Very Serious Non-Scientific Poll

I am seriously looking for your input on this; I assure you it is not a trick question, but what I think to be a very simple and straightforward one. That said, I am not doing this as a multiple-choice poll, but open-ended, for reasons which I will reveal at a later date. Please do …

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Apr 23 2012

Headline Muse, 4/23

Politicians, of course, serve us shit, Since they’re lacking in substance or wit– Still, I just have to smile When I read of the pile That is Rudy’s endorsement of Mitt Headline: Giuliani endorses Mitt Romney, shelving animosity

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Apr 23 2012

On Free Will, Continued

Over on The Uncredible Hallq, I have run out of room in the comment thread, and there are two or three people there who clearly do not understand me. More after the jump:

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Apr 22 2012

Headline Muse, 4/22

This may come as a bit of a shock But they’re stripping the shelves of “X-Rock” There’s a problem they saw— Seems it’s breaking the law Cos it has an effect on your libido Headline: Maker recalls ‘X-Rock’ male supplement

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