Not at all unexpectedly, Norway’s state energy company’s adventure in diversification has been going through a rough patch.
When we last checked in on the family of Dexter Wade in Jackson, Mississippi, his mother had learned that her son had been exhumed without her knowledge from the pauper’s grave where the police had buried him. The body had not been properly prepared by an embalmer, so it was badly decayed. She also learned […]
A psychologist from Cornell wrote an opinion piece for the NY Times offering advice for confronting family members at Thanksgiving. You’ve probably seen a lot of articles like this one over the years (I wrote about another one here), but this one makes a weird claim of semi-scientific backing. The author first claims that not […]
And remember: They expect to be our future leaders.
Yeah, we all know they’re lying through their teeth about the turkey, as my girlfriend Karen pointed out earlier today. But housing prices are still high as the dickens, and why is that? Advertisement Because there’s such short supply and for a number of reasons. But the biggest is mortgage rates. Hovering just a smidge […]
It’s on like Donkey Kong. Governor Gavin Newsom (D-CA) and Governor Ron DeSantis (R-FL) are scheduled to debate at the end of the month. It’s being called a “Red vs Blue State Debate.” Advertisement This event came about due to Newsom’s obsession with DeSantis. Newsom’s jealousy of DeSantis has brought about a debate for which […]
You have no doubt heard of 15-minute cities. Currently the favorite of urban planners, experiments in redesigning cities to ensure that everything a person needs to live an elite-approved life is within 15 minutes of travel time–preferably using solely human-powered travel means such as walking or riding a bike. Advertisement The idea is to phase […]
In November 2022, LA County Sheriff Alex Villanueva lost his reelection bid to former Long Beach police chief Robert Luna. In his concession speech, Villanueva blamed his loss on LA’s political machine. Advertisement One of the scandals that probably hurt Villanueva most involved a deputy named Doug Johnson. In March 2021 Johnson was searching inmates […]
A museum in Britain has decided that a Roman Emperor was actually transgender and has decided to change his pronouns in their displays. I’m not sure this was the wisest move on their part, not only because the idea is rather silly, but because the emperor in question is widely regarded as one of the […]