In the News: Trump Bows to the Military Establishment: Time to Start Thinking About Yourselves, Fellas

Almost a year ago the Booby posted his first instalment of "In the News", a series of musings on current events and their significant to you, the Booby's readers. That post was titled, "A Syrian Bombshell" (see here). At the time, following President Trump's stated intention that he would remove US ground forces from Syria, … Continue reading In the News: Trump Bows to the Military Establishment: Time to Start Thinking About Yourselves, Fellas

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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

Generation Douchebag: How Gen-X Became the Baby Boomers’ Bottom-Bitch

Well, fellas, look what the Baby Boomer generation hath wrought. We now have a Western World obsessed with gender wars, race wars, culture wars, and a descending pall of tyranny under the guise of political correctness. Hardly surprising, then, that we should also be seeing a reawakening of generational war. Now, before the Booby continues … Continue reading Generation Douchebag: How Gen-X Became the Baby Boomers’ Bottom-Bitch

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

Beware the Scientist, Not the Science

Welcome back, fellas. The Booby finds himself in an awkward spot this week. Your agnostic narrator must talk about religion, both the “official” and “unofficial” varieties. This is important. Just as sects of official religions can find themselves at war with one another, so too can sects of unofficial religions find themselves at war... either … Continue reading Beware the Scientist, Not the Science