Tag Archives: ignorance

D.A.H.O.F. Nominees: Sarah Braasch & The Merritt Lake Oakland Charcoal Nazi

Thank all gods–the tall ones and the small ones the jiggly ones and firm ones–for dumb asses, because without dumb asses I’d have slipped completely from this blog altogether. Fortunately, just like Michael Corleone, “Every time I think I’m out, … Continue reading

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I Hate This Fucking Thing

Symbols. I should respond to them with a clearer head. I’m a smart guy, I know some things, like the way symbols work to galvanize allies and adversaries in their causes. Especially flags.  Especially in this country. A few days … Continue reading

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D.A.H.O.F. Clarke Woodger, Nomen Global Language Institute

Tim Torkildson, a social media specialist and English as a Second Language teacher at Utah’s Nomen Global Language Center wrote what he thought was a typicially innocuous blog entry a few weeks back on the subjects of homophones–which we called … Continue reading

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Best Damn Quotes #6 Lord Byron

“Those who will not reason, are bigots, those who cannot, are fools, and those who dare not, are slaves.” ― Lord George Gordon Byron

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1 In 4 Americans Think Sun Rotates Around Earth

I’m posting this link out of shame and disgust. Ugh!  I guess it’s what creationism gets us. http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2014/02/14/277058739/1-in-4-americans-think-the-sun-goes-around-the-earth-survey-says No, they’re not exaggerating.  Or making it up as part of some “socialistic” plot. And adding these as a public service:

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