Socrates on the Interwebz

Mike Flynn passes this gem along: From Deogowulf’s now sadly silent The Joy of Curmudgeonry, a scenario familiar to many at various blogs:Thermippos — The Complete DialogueThe scene is the agora, outside the office of the magistrate. Socrates is on his way to answer charges of impiety. There he meets Thermippos holding forth confidently amidst a [Read More...]

Paranoia is the Serious Business of Heaven

New Horizons in Conspiracy Cinema are under discussion over at the Register. [Read more...]

If Eisenhower Had Given the Gettysburg Address

The older I get, the more respect I have for Eisenhower, and the more complete alien he looks to bizarre thing that conservatism has become.  Can you imagine the shrieking hysterics of the Drown the Government in the Bathtub types if Obama were to propose the construction of the Interstate system Eisenhower created?  I recently [Read More...]

The Salmon Cannon: Technological Apex of Civilization

I require this for my complete happiness and fulfilment as a human being: WE CAN DO GREAT THINGS! [Read more...]

Jek Porkins Finally Comes Into his Own and Finds His Inner Dancer

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Francis Awaiting Approval of Internet Troll…

…Before Promulgating Encyclical. First, he must give me a pony and this cool thing that automatically folds and shoots paper airplanes. Then I’ll think about it. [Read more...]

I saw this years ago on a flight and it killed me

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Peter Jackson Announces Plans for 72-Part Film Series…

on The Silmarillion. I love Eye of the Tiber so much. [Read more...]

Homestarrunner is back! Let Joy Be Unconfined!

For those of you unfamiliar with the genius of, go here and browse around (particularly the StrongBad emails) and enjoy! [Read more...]

Conspiracy Theory

Has anyone considered the possibility that the election of Francis is all part of a massive Jesuit plot to gain control of the Jesuits? [Read more...]