Scientists should be allowed to conduct rigorous research independent of government interference. But Rep. Smith does not trust scientists, whom he considers politically motivated. How nice of the retiring Rep. Lamar Smith […]
Those who can control language have power over those who cannot. That has been the most corrosive power exercised by President Donald’s administration. This is especially true in matters relating to science. […]
Which should drive Donald from office, the Russia investigation or the women who accuse him of sexual assault?
“Me too” is driving a wave of change across the country. If Donald’s accusers force him from office, that wave will turn into a tsunami.
Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it. “…ternarity became the ideology of feudal society; the division into groups was “not on the basis of actions performed, roles played, offices assumed, or services […]
We’re built this way, thankfully… A few weeks ago in San Francisco, I had just left my favorite comics shop and was in my car about to turn south onto Ocean Avenue […]
Suck it up. Grow a set. Put on your Big Girl panties. Get over it. #MeToo The first time I faced sexual harassment was when I was about 10 years old. I […]
Since I left college in the ‘60s, my “thankful” list has shrunk. The “not thankful” list is on its second ream of paper. Ah, Thanksgiving. The time to be thankful, as tradition […]
Seasoned shoppers share the big secret to not getting trampled by door-buster madness.
“Warren Buffett has advocated for higher taxes on the rich and a reasonable estate tax. But his company Berkshire Hathaway has used ‘hypothetical amounts’ to ‘pay’ its taxes while actually deferring $77 billion in real taxes.” – Paul […]
Are we seeing the backlash to the backlash, and is it sustainable? The S&R staff has a private list we use to strategize, conversate and sometimes just socialize. Occasionally we find ourselves […]