Welcome back, fellas. Current events demand we pause for a talk about history, and the seemingly endless wars the US and its allies (among others) have been fighting in that place we call the Middle East. The Booby has promised to be honest with you as best he can. When it comes to matters of … Continue reading An Honest Talk About War and Empire
Occasionally the Booby is going to interrupt his regular postings to call attention to a particularly significant happening in the news. This will be the first, and it's a doozy. This past week President Trump announced that he is ending the mission of US combat troops in Syria. The Booby's guessing that a minority of … Continue reading In the News: A Syrian Bombshell
Owning property is typically advisable, fellas, but there are times when it pays to rent, and multiple factors to consider before buying. You need to consider all them before making your decision. The Booby will eventually help you identify some of the factors to consider, and hopefully help you to prioritize them. But first, let’s … Continue reading Buying A Home: Doing It Right Or Not At All
Merry Christmas! Yes, the Booby said "Merry Christmas"! Oh, the horror! "But, is the Booby not an agnostic?" You ask. Sure. What of it? Agnostic or not, the Booby is here to defend Christmas. "Why should a non-Christian care about Christmas?", you wonder aloud. Simple. No matter how clever, intellectual, or modern we may think … Continue reading You Don’t Have to Be A Christian To Defend Christmas!
Welcome to the first featured title in "Booby Books." Booby Books are chosen because they can educate, not entertain. They'll often be difficult slugging, but everything worthwhile is. These are not book reviews. The Booby won't give you plot summaries, synopses, or babble about "character development". He'll tell you how each book might contribute to … Continue reading Booby Books: Dostoevsky’s “Notes From Underground”
Greetings, friends. Let the Booby welcome you to the first official posting on his site. Here you will find news, opinion (the Booby's opinion, of course), and advice for fellas in our modern world. Most of you don't even know you need help. You probably do. Click on "About the Booby" above if you're not … Continue reading Defend Your Money, Defend Yourself