In the News: The New York Times Thinks Free Speech is a Problem: Maybe the New York Times is the Problem

Well, here's a good one, fellas. The mouthpiece of the political intelligentsia isn't happy with all the free speech that its non-readers are enjoying. Seems the mainstream media is losing control over the public narrative and this just will not do! Recently, the New York Times published an op-ed that essentially declares as much. Oh, … Continue reading In the News: The New York Times Thinks Free Speech is a Problem: Maybe the New York Times is the Problem

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The Slow Death of Free Speech and Expression: We’ve Become a Campus, Not a Democracy

The Booby's back! Summer travels have kept him away from his keyboard, but he has returned just in time to bring your attention to the sad state of our democracies. You fellas who happen to be younger than 40 are doubtless wondering what all the fuss about "freedom of speech" is about. Quaint isn't it? … Continue reading The Slow Death of Free Speech and Expression: We’ve Become a Campus, Not a Democracy

Dining and Feeding In the Age of Food Fascists

Time to inject some more sanity into our modern world, fellas. Recently, the Booby warned you about new-age religious zealots, especially those who hide like cowards behind white lab coats (see here). Today some of the most self-righteous church ladies (whether male or female) gravitate toward the alter of public health to find sinners at … Continue reading Dining and Feeding In the Age of Food Fascists

In the News: Gillette Attacks Men on Behalf of Campus Feminists, and For Once Men Push Back

Well, fellas. Sometimes things are just so stupid that they need to get studied, analyzed, and dissected that we may learn more about stupidity. Apparently, Gillette - a company that manufactures male grooming products - has made an outright overture to the radicalized feminists of our campuses, assuming we can still call such places campuses … Continue reading In the News: Gillette Attacks Men on Behalf of Campus Feminists, and For Once Men Push Back

Booby Books: “Amusing Ourselves to Death” by Neil Postman

Every "Booby Book" is chosen for its ability to educate. Perhaps the area where most of us need to be educated is that of self-awareness, for it is one of the few things we as individuals can affect, change, or correct. Amusing Ourselves to Death by Neil Postman is the author's thoughtful gift to you, … Continue reading Booby Books: “Amusing Ourselves to Death” by Neil Postman