From PBS: Great poem, wonderful reading. Brings me back to something in the vein of Steve Coleman’s ‘I Wanna Hear a Poem’ slam poetry. First heard this back in sophomore year of high school; haven’t forgotten it since. My favorite stanza: I wanna hear a poem where ideas kiss similes so deeply that metaphors get […]
From McSweeney’s: Democrats’ proposal to raise the minimum wage to $15 an hour will be an absolute disaster for small businesses like my own, Gruel & Unusual Foods, Inc., which relies on an impoverished underclass to consume my bland and tasteless sludge because they have literally no other options. […] This country used to care […]
A line cook making $15/hr would double the cost of a meal at McDonald’s, but somehow their CEO making $18 million plus has no impact? Whatever happens, we need a rationale debate on this. Enough noise from the red-necks and social-justice warriors in the cheap seats.
From McSweeney’s: Register with Planned Parenthood. Every citizen will be required to obtain at least one abortion each year that Joe Biden is in office. If you are not already pregnant, Joe Biden will correct that some time in the coming months. Be patient. Transfer of power is complicated, and these things take time. The […]
From Fox19: Last spring, a Cincinnati man was driving in Mason when he saw a family of geese crossing the road. Unfortunately, only one of the geese made it across the road safely. Now, Lil’ Bob not only has a new home, but also a new family. “We were sitting there for less than 30 […]
New training plan on Zwift. This should be fun.
From Politico: After campaigning on a promise to “drain the swamp,” Donald Trump ended his presidency by revoking his own rule meant to prevent White House staff from lobbying. Shortly after he entered office, Trump signed an executive order that barred appointees from any lobbying related to their agency for five years, in addition to […]