Let’s just Bet on what Trump will do Next

I know that the amount of outrage over the things our new King Trump has tried (either that they didn’t work or that they were tried at all) seems to be at a fever pitch but I think we should take a step back and remember that while the decisions made by our government affect…

Brad’s Wife and Cracker Barrel

Thanks to a friend on Facebook I just learned of the amazing internet drama surrounding Cracker Barrel firing the wife of a guy named Brad. Apparently Brad decided to ask Cracker Barrel on their Facebook page why they fired his wife. Rather than, I don’t know, asking his wife, or, say, her manager at the…

Here’s Why Capitalism is Bad

Surprisingly, I’m not going to start right in on dismantling the fundamentals of capitalism – I’m going to start with a fairy tale: The Red Shoes. Now this is a fairy tale by Hans Christian Anderson, which means it’s scary and gory. It’s not Disney-ified. I had a book of Hans Christian Anderson fairy tales…

Why are there Snails in the Subway Station?

Yesterday I got very little actual work done because I had to drive into the city then travel all around the city then drive back to White Plains then home.  And all of that was done really really fast.  But while I was in the 59th St. subway station I saw something that wasn’t fast…

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Monday Pun Day – Volume 1

A Pun – All The Time Welcome to the first edition of Monday Pun Day’s at the Superficial Gallery.  I know you’re as excited about this as I am.  Puns are the highest form of humor and we should all work to cultivate our street pun creds.  To that end, I’m going to drop a…

My Actual Irish Heritage

St. Patrick’s Day is the day when everyone is Irish.  But for anyone with any Irish in them at all, you are always Irish.  There is always some sort of rounding up involved when we describe ourselves.  I live in Matthews, North Carolina which borders Charlotte.  But if someone asks me where I live, I…