Category Archives: Sociology

Bunnyman, Goatman, Crybaby Bridge

While I was born in France, and it is a country rife with folk lore and legends, I want to devote this post to the United States where I have spent the majority of my life. From the Volga River … Continue reading

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HRH The Duchess of Cambridge

There was a time when I had nothing but contempt for the woman once known as Kate Middleton. She was the most common of commoners, in my former opinion- the spoiled daughter of nouveau riche parents. I thought that she … Continue reading

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I Beg to Differ

This post is in response to an article posted on the website for Mises Institute: Austrian Economics, Freedom and Peace. I know nothing about the Mises Institute, but judging from the content of this article, I am guessing that it … Continue reading

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EMEREK

Well, it happened. Despite the best prognosis from the movie Desk Set (http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0050307/?ref_=fn_al_tt_1) starring Spencer Tracy and Katherine Hepburn, based on the play by William Marchant, the machines have taken over the role once played by human beings. We have witnessed … Continue reading

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Return of the barnacles

It is the summer heat that brings them, seeking shade from that melanoma-machine in the sky, that some call the Sun. Some are quiet, not looking for trouble one bit. Others are flamboyant actors, who never quite made it and … Continue reading

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Afternoon movies

When I was a kid, many moons ago, on Saturday mornings we had cartoons and then in the afternoon, movies. While other children were out playing, I’d be glued to the t.v. watching such Vincent Price greats as The Pit and … Continue reading

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