I swear, this is neither brown nosing, nor back scratching.
I have been reading P.Z.’s blog for years and have loved his factual and lengthy pieces on science, his frothing anger at people who should know better, his easily ingestible ideas of free thought, and even his bad taste in music. But what has kept me coming back are his pieces where he let’s his guarded shell down, cracking it just enough to let his readers see the pile of mush inside.
Like his latest article about his wife: Asymptotes get in my way
Pardon me while I go make sure I get another few years with my bride. Enjoy.