Morning Rant

These mornings are a double edged sword. We are getting another glorious snowfall this morning and, at the moment everything looks beautiful and clean. The white blanket always makes everything look gorgeous for the first bit...until the cars turn it into slush and muck, at least. Even though I did not have to get up quite as early this morning, I was awake at my usual five am. Woke up with an erection that is useless when only the dog is around...I will never be that desperate, and it scares me that some are. I am in strong support of interracial mating...inter-species, however, leaves me scratching my head and trying not to be sick. So, as it was, I sat with a useless erection watching the snow fall and hearing the rumble of the [Read more...]

Unplugged

I unplugged a bit this weekend. Other than football scores, I heard no news, weather or other sports. Just pulled my wings in to reset my bearings a touch. Back to work this morning and listening to the news about the shooting in Arizona of 20 people. An assassination attempt on a congresswoman that critically wounded her, but killed six bystanders...of whom the biggest deal is being made about a young girl that was born on Sept 11, 2001. It is interesting about how both political wings have taken shots to blame the other for this. The American left suggesting that right wing talk has been laced with violent suggestions. A Tea Party website had this particular congresswoman, literally, in their sites. Using slogans like "don't [Read more...]

Atheists Amongst Us

I finally got around to it. With the flu I had been fighting, I have mentioned all the shows I have been drifting through. The last couple of days, now that I am off the sleepy drugs and getting my energy back, I am still having naps but listening to some audio books whilst laying down. Today and yesterday, I have finally been working my way through Richard Dawkins' "The God Delusion". Dawkins is a damned fine salesman. He is a believer that could easily convince the weak minded into believing in The Bible, the Qu'ran or gold filled pots at the end of rainbows. However, in this case I would call him the first atheist preacher that I have heard. I am about half way through the thirteen hour recording, and he has yet to tell me anything I [Read more...]