Category: Culture

Observations from the United States of Generica from the Great MidBest.

We are referring, of course, to the little suction deal that dentists hang in the side of your mouth to pull out saliva and bruise the skin on the inside of your cheek where it gets stuck while they insert four fingers and a power saw into your mouth and ask you how your day […]

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I’ve noticed lately that people often try to convince me of something based on Family Feud truth rather than Jeopardy truth:  the most popular answer v. facts.  Both have their place, and both have their limitations.  I’m pretty sure the correct spelling of Jeopardy would land around number three on the Family Feud board. Jeopardy […]

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einstein thinks too much

You think too much. What a strange insult.  How can someone noticing that you think be insulting?  I recommend considering it a compliment if anyone says this to you.  Thinking is a good trait.  I learned that at school. Perhaps no phrase expresses our societal aversion to thinking better than this one.  Thinking, since it […]

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