Biweekly Edition: 1-29

For a variety of reasons (including laziness), Weekend Edition will appear every two weeks, hence, Biweekly Edition.

Best Blog Headline

Theologians were paid to think about alien life. I’d rather they watch ‘Spaceballs.’

Most “No Kidding?” Research Result

Social Media Is Impacting Young People’s Mental Health, New Research Shows

You Could Have Fooled Me

“As […]

Loco Lawsuits: Fan wants NY Jets and NY Giants renamed — and $6 billion

Each year brings bizarre lawsuits. And 2022 kicked off early.

On January 4, Abdiell Suero sued the NFL, the New York Giants, and the New York Jets on behalf of himself and the teams’ fans in the State of New York. Why? Both teams play their home games at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, […]

Weekend Edition: 1-8

Interesting Reading in the Interweb Tubes

Considering Jan. 6 and what the Republican Party wants to be (“[M]y state is becoming a place I no longer recognize. And not a better place.”)

Nonbookish Linkage

The January 6 coup attempt and Christian nationalism and conservative Christian religions The 2021 Word of the Year is “insurrection” (a […]

Weekend Edition: New Year’s 2022

I’d say good riddance to 2021 but I live where people exercise their “freedumb” believing masks violate their “right to liberty,” not others’ “right to life”

Nonbookish Linkage

An annotated Emancipation Proclamation The five stages of anti-vax angst Signifying bullshit The year’s six weirdest conspiracy theories

Bookish Linkage

Happy Public Domain Day Only one of […]