Collective Stupidity

No Cable for Me = Marco Polo Season 2

by carbonboy on July 13, 2016

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Given I am still working 7 to 7, 7 days a week, and am thoroughly disgusted the pathetic vitriol as seen on nightly cable news, I turned it off, and, now I am binge watching (in moderation, one episode a night) Marco Polo Season 2 on Netflix. Sure it is dramatized, westernized, fictionalized and sexualized […]


Having fun in Adobe Fireworks!

by carbonboy on September 8, 2015

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I so want to cancel cable for the next year!  


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This is a photo of the only textbook I kept from my school days. Although it’s a college text, make it required reading for high school graduation and many of the problems this country faces would melt away. After a selective reread, I can identify (and specify) the relentless fallacies that spew out of every […]


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My neighbors at the Virginia Tech Sheep Farm – May they happily produce wool for decades!  So we are at a crossroads right now, and simply sheep in the process! At least we were not served as lamb chops.  


How I Celebrated the End of the World

by carbonboy on May 21, 2011

Hang on – it’s 6:00 p.m. – I hear some rumblings – be back soon (I hope). Oh, it was just the local ice cream truck – that eerie kid enticing music threw me of guard. OK – I’m not going to ream this old fart that had been predicting the end of the world, for the second time in […]