Fables of the Deconstruction

Now that I’ve lost you

It’s time for another round of everybody’s favorite game: “Stump the Geek.” This is where I answer your brain-busting trivia questions.

Keeping Up with the Jones

What changes if Republicans win?

White House press secretary Robert Gibbs’ recent skewering of the left was the latest episode of the Obama administration’s strange tendency to abandon its base (Hispanics, blacks, the

Summary of My Discontent

Lawn time gone

She was a green, urban hippie in love with an exurban man.

Editor’s Note

Eyes wide open

“Criticism may not be agreeable, but it is necessary. It fulfills the same function as pain in the human body.

Don't Ask, I'm Telling

Rational nation

I’m all for committed relationships, but personally I’m just not the marrying type.

Raised Relief

Good old golden rule days

As the days grow shorter and cooler by degrees, so increaseth the glossy Sunday advertisements of painfully happy and fashionable children shilling for Levi’s, Nike and Trapper Keeper (which,

Fables of the Deconstruction

What is life?

A dedicated fan recently brought it to my attention that I ruined his ability to enjoy one of Hollywood’s finer recent entertainments because I revealed some significant detail from the prove

Summary of My Discontent

A meditation on meditation

Ultimately, all our difficulties arise from one basic illusion. We believe in the inherent existence of ourselves and all other phenomena.

Guest Commentary

Thinking about the unthinkable

Why should we think about the unthinkable?

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Wishful thinking

Did you see the full moon last week? Like a giant flashlight in the sky, it was hard to miss.