D.A.H.O.F. Returns: Blake Farenthold, Masterduelist
Nobody ever accused Mrs. Farenthold of raising a gentleman, and unconventionally telegenic Blake Farenthold, apparent owner of website http://www.blowme.org and republican congressman from east Texas best known for a particularly unseemly sexual harassment complaint lodged against him (click here, beware eeeww factor), is not content to rest on his laurels. He likes to say that…
Monday/Memeday: All You Need To Know About Engineering
I guess that it’s time to get back to the blog…I’ve missed being here but have been bogged down by a lot of other concerns, labors, and responsibilities. Here’s this week’s Monday/Memeday dose of condensed e-wisdom, courtesy of my kin, folks, friends, and nemeses, as delivered via social media. Enjoy.
Free Speech For Homophobic Celebrities
It’s important that the Duck Dynasty actors get to spout their hatespeech–because the one thing that Conservatives, especially REDNECK conservatives, give a big damn shit about is the free speech of celebrities–how quickly we forget the cd smashing rallys, the boycotts, the endless commentaries, and the very real DEATH THREATS that followed Nathalie Maines expressing…
Pittsburgh Weekend–Swimming, Las Palmas & Giant Rubber Ducky
As I mentioned in an earlier post, I was busy with my kids for their swim meet over the previous weekend, rising before 5am both Saturday and Sunday in order to make it to Chartiers Valley, on the other side of Pittsburgh, for early warm-ups. We ended up having a pretty good, Pittsburgh weekend. The…