Summary of My Discontent

Wii Fit diary

Day one: I finally found a Wii Fit online and snapped it up. It should be here in a couple of days.

Yep, I’m Gay

Gay, in two acts

Act I: “Gay day is finally here”

Dec. 10, which could be today, is national “Day Without a Gay” day.

Editor’s Note

Guillotine day at the C-J

By the time you read this, we’ll probably have in hand the casualty report for the latest round of layoffs at The Courier-Journal.

Fables of the Deconstruction

The day Lassie went to the moon

Reviewing recent box office totals, you might think that the last quarter of 2008 has been very good for dog movies. When I last visited the subject (Oct.


An open letter to the Angry Ford Worker: (You know who you are)

I understand why you’re upset. You feel attacked. The protected position your union provided you is being publicly dissected.

Raised Relief

Bush league, by and by

By the time you finish reading this column, I will have seen Oliver Stone’s film “W.,” and I swear I’ll tell you honestly if my suspicion that it is irresponsible tras

Suburban Turmoil

Good housekeeping

Growing up in a museum isn’t easy.

Oh, on the surface it seems exciting, particularly if you read that book that spawned a thousand juvenile fantasies, “From the Mixed Up Files

The Church Hoppers

Church of the Advent talks about hell

Let’s talk about hell.

Yeah, so we just lost half our readers. But we didn’t bring it up; the Rev. Timothy Mitchell at Church of the Advent put it in his sermon. Blame him.

Editor’s Note

Ignorant vacation

I’ve been on vacation, and I’m still technically not at work as I write this, although I am technically working because I am writing this, which is an antinomy for the backburner.

Keeping Up with the Jones

Countdown to E-Day: the aftermath

Where were you when it happened? That’s a question most of us will be asked at some point in our lives. Where were you on Nov. 4, 2008, when Barack Obama was elected? Me?