New Year’s Revolution

New Year’s Revolution

Thanksgiving, Christmas, Hanukkah and Kwanza have come and gone, leaving us many welcome gifts, and potentially one unwelcomed one; guilt....

My View of Selfishness. MINE!

My View of Selfishness. MINE!

Here we lay in the Horse Latitudes (that listless, empty span near the equator where old timey sailors couldn’t catch...

Fantasy Communication and Real Contact

Fantasy Communication and Real Contact

 Once upon a time, I was at court in front of a judge for a Failure to Adjust to treatment...

For Love of Fear

For Love of Fear

“Humans are the only creatures that actively seek out fearful experiences. We take roller coaster rides. We skydive. We go...

When Therapy Fails

When Therapy Fails

ther·a·py (n) 1. the treatment of disease or disorders, as by some remedial, rehabilitating, or curative process. 2. a curative...

Split Internet Hypothesis

Split Internet Hypothesis

Didn’t you know social media is bad for you? According to a study of Facebook and MySpace presented at the...

It’s Not About Dying

It’s Not About Dying

“We cannot change the cards we are dealt, only how we play the hand.” -Randy Pausch, “The Last Lecture” I...

Jumping The Sharks of Life

Jumping The Sharks of Life

“In 1987, Jon Hein and his roommates at the University of Michigan were drinking beer and had Nick at Nite...

The Green Lantern vs. DHS

The Green Lantern vs. DHS

  “In brightest day, in blackest night, No evil shall escape my sight. Let all who worship evil’s might, beware...

RIP Saturday Morning Cartoons

RIP Saturday Morning Cartoons

I’ve spent the last four waking hours in these pajamas. Along side Mom’s family breakfast, I’ve downed at least three...