Random Musings on a Sunday Afternoon

Sunday, September 3, 2017

It is once again the most wonderful time of the year. Now even though the stores have had Christmas shit out for weeks, that’s not what I am…

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On Melvin Pond

Monday, July 17, 2017

When we moved a few weeks ago, I jokingly said that since we had a pond, I was going to call the place Melvin’s Pond and walk around…

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March to the Beat of a Different Drummer

Tuesday, March 7, 2017

A Physicist and a Philosopher

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The Philosophy of Earl

Sunday, February 26, 2017

There is a surprisingly long list of great thinkers and philosophers associated with Baltimore. When most people think of Baltimore things like riots, crack cocaine, murder rates, and…

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The Year I Stopped Giving a Shit About the NFL

Sunday, October 16, 2016

This is the year I stopped giving a shit about the NFL. It has been coming for some time as my interest in the game has faded the…

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The H.L. Mencken Field Guide to Life- Election Edition

Monday, October 3, 2016

It has been some many months since I penned the Field Guide Part One. As we edge ever closer to the circus that we so grandly call the…

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Life Advice from the Gonzo King

Saturday, September 17, 2016

Back in 1958 a man named Hume Logan wrote to his good friend Hunter Thompson requesting advice on what to do with his life. Given what followed for HST…

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The Grouchy Old Man

Monday, September 5, 2016

I never meant to be a grouchy old man but look at me now, over here killing it. No matter how deeply I pledge to get through the…

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To Know and Not to Know

Thursday, December 24, 2015

The roots of fundamentalism is the false belief that we know what we can’t.

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The Philosophy of Willie

Wednesday, May 6, 2015

I’m not cold, I’m not wet, and I’m not hungry. Classify these as good times.

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