A Reminder About Allies

An ally is not a friend. An ally doesn’t even have to like you very much. An ally doesn’t have to support all your goals. They may even dislike some of your goals. An ally can be someone you harmed at some point, or someone who harmed you. An ally can be someone who gave […]

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Magnetic Memes

I suppose this isn’t so much of a thing anymore, but “Fuckin’ Magnets: how to they work?” This line from Insane Clown Posse’s late 2009 song “Miracles” somehow from among all the other ridiculous lines in the song  became a meme  in the atheist activist community back in 2010. I came across an instance of the “magnets” meme just […]

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Keeping Santa Secret

It’s office Christmas party season, so it’s time for the dreaded Secret Santa gift exchange. I don’t mean to be a Scrooge, it’s just hard to buy anyone a good gift and everyone is likely to receive a less than satisfactory gift. The problems go much deeper than this. The traditional names in a hat […]

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