Monthly Archives: March 2017

What if they had an International Women’s Day and Nobody Cared?

Yesterday was International Women’s Day…. In the communist period it was an compulsory big deal in Poland but after escaping the Soviet sphere it pretty rapidly lost relevance. People thought of it mostly as a Soviet imposition and while it’s … Continue reading

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Color Me Unsurprised

This really doesn’t surprise me at all. Had I been told of the design of the experiment my predictions would have been pretty much exactly what their results showed. Far from not accepting Trump style debate and body language from … Continue reading

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New Header Pic from the Black Sea

The new header pic is a seagull in the Black Sea at Constanţa, Romania. I had wanted to go to Constanţa for years before I made it but once I was there I found it was one of the weirder … Continue reading

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Everybody Look What’s Going Down…

This quote jumped out at me: “This is not an issue of freedom of speech. We think it is necessary to allow a diverse range of perspectives to be voiced at Middlebury,” the alumni wrote. “However, in this case we … Continue reading

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The Glass may be Broken, but it’s Still Partly Full…

I was talking politics with one of the few Americans in Poland that I know at present. He had been away from Poland (and the US) for a few months and we were catching up on the craziness of the … Continue reading

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Hate Speech

You know who I hate more than the Islamic State, the North Korean government, Hitler, Stalin, Pol Pot and Idi Amin put together? The person that came up with the idea of auto-play videos. I also hate anyone who puts … Continue reading

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