Month: October 2018

Wisdom, a rare trait these days

… Today, tragically, too many people in power are projecting the worst. Many are cowardly, complicit enablers, acting against the interests of the United States, our allies and democracy; encouraging extremists at home and emboldening our adversaries abroad; and threatening… Read More ›

Dumbo the … octopus?

Ever heard of a dumbo octopus? I hadn’t until now. The dumbo octopus (Grimpoteuthis) gets its name from the fins that resemble the ears of Disney’s Dumbo the flying elephant. It is small, usually only about 8 inches long, but the longest on… Read More ›

It’s a scary time

After the Kavanaugh confirmation hearings, Pres. Trump noted that “it’s a very scary time for young men in America right now.” A young Texas woman, Lynzy Lab, responded with a song. She tweeted it and it went viral. Let’s make… Read More ›