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October 11, 2010
A Complete Liberal Arts Education in 800 Words
Are you a college student taking either a History of Literature class, or Western Philosophy...
September 26, 2010
This morning I learned that there's a magazine called VOGUEknitting. For the benefit of other magazines...
August 25, 2010
“Eat Pray Love”: Boring; Boring; an Elephant With Mange
Poor Dumbo. And the elephant isn't looking all that great, either. Here are the five...
August 17, 2010
Taste-Testing Starbucks’ New Non-Coffee Coffee
It's not enough that here in San Diego we have miles upon miles of some...
July 21, 2010
Some of you have already seen these on my Facebook page; others of you wrote...
April 29, 2010
Truth behind porno letter revealed
Proof that, when it comes to pornography, you can't believe everything you read.
April 26, 2010
The Restoration of John Shore
As you may already know, charismatic Christian (and apparent long-time tax evader) Stephen Baldwin has...
April 17, 2010
Rock-Munching Gull + Rocky the Plummeting Squirrel = ?
I’m sitting on the beach right now on my little fold-out, nylon-strapped chair, writing on...
April 16, 2010
Obama’s Response to “About Your SCROTUS, POTUS”
Imagine my surprise when I received the following e-mail from President Obama just moments ago:...
April 14, 2010
About Your SCROTUS, POTUS
From the New York Times: The announcement by Justice John Paul Stevens that he would...
April 11, 2010
Yesterday I mentioned on my Facebook fan page the burgeoning romance my wife and I...
April 09, 2010
My Way or the Baha’i Way
Yesterday I attended the monthly meeting of the San Diego Interfaith Ministerial Association---or SDIMA for...
March 24, 2010
My Sordid Affair With Fibber McGee
Friends, family members, people I don't know all that well, my wife's lawyer, members of...
March 23, 2010
When Jesus, Drugs, and Lawrence Welk Collide
What do these people think they're singing about? (And, sadly, it's clear that the gentleman...
March 22, 2010
Small Talk is For Small Minds. Think About It.
From a recent New York Times article, Talk Deeply, Be Happy?: "People who spend more...
March 03, 2010
The Five People Who’ll Beat Me Up In Heaven
I hate to lob bad voodoo onto anything as great as going to heaven. But...
February 28, 2010
Adam and Eve talk it out
Adam: I sure wish we hadn't eaten that apple. That was dumb. Eve: Really? Ya'...
February 27, 2010
If This Doesn’t Improve Your Day …
To quote the ever-quotabe Tim Hornor (upon whose Facebook page I found this video---and whom...
February 25, 2010
The Wicked Witch: Retired, But Still a Buzz Junkie
I just came across this old TV commercial. About five seconds into it, I felt...
February 15, 2010
Presidents Day: Don’t Work; Don’t Imagine George Washington in Drag
If getting paid for not working doesn't say "Our Elected Officials," I just don't know...
February 09, 2010
Doctor Leaves Major Pot Stash in My Oven!
There we were, inspecting the townhouse we were going to buy. It was me, my...
February 02, 2010
Hello, Muslims! Let Us Help With Your Land and Religion!
Hello there, Muslims! My name is John Shore. I live in San Diego, California. In...
January 20, 2010
Five Things Women Don’t Know About Men
One of the things in life of which men are most acutely aware is that...
January 19, 2010
9 Reasons It’s Better To Be a Man
Last Friday I wrote about a certain ... well, even now I can barely discuss...
November 26, 2009
Think You Know Thanksgiving? You Don’t Know Squat, Squanto.
1. The Pilgrims were: a. an exceptionally boring rock band from Kidneypool, England. b. a...
November 17, 2009
10 Important Lessons You Can Learn From Watching Porn
It's amazing what you can learn from porn.
November 15, 2009
A Psychotherapist’s (Imagined) Field Notes on Why Church is So Boring
In the news lately has been the results of a psychotherapist who analyzed why church...
September 28, 2009
Mind Reading In My Blogging Class
As a child I learned from a traveling one-armed gypsy how to read the minds...
September 11, 2009
It’s a Necessarily Horrible Early-19th C. Hand-Cranked Skull Saw!
In the astonishingly competitive contest that yesterday raged across the internet as thousands hundreds tens...
September 01, 2009
I Laughed So Hard At This I Feared for My Life
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