You cannot have a contemporary prison without contemporary furniture.

May 082017

Thoughts and prayers galore —
What are they thinking of, and praying for?

Mar 292017

To converse while standing is difficult; to orate while sitting is impossible.

Mar 282017

We are asked to be tolerant when we are expected to approve.

Mar 062017

Anti-colonialism, n.   The belief that local traditional cultures must be protected and preserved, unless they involve Christianity or NASCAR.

Mar 032017

Plastic surgery has done more for human happiness than psychopharmacology.

Feb 242017

Every feasible technology will be used, and every admitted principle will be exploited.

Feb 212017

Relativism, n.  The belief that all things are relative, though some are more relative than others.

Jan 302017

As unfair inherited advantages go, brains beat hell out of money.