Black Tuesday: 29 October 1929

Black Tuesday: 29 October 1929

88 years ago today, the stock market crashed and the Great Depression was officially ushered in. But 29 October is significant in other years. In 1980, at Eglin Air Force Base, the last test flight of Operation Credible Sport was taking place—the planned second...
The Arguments Against Gun Regulations Reviewed

The Arguments Against Gun Regulations Reviewed

After simply saying that the gunman in Las Vegas did it because he could, I’ve gotten some blowback on it. Various arguments have been used to point out that there is no need for gun control; at least not more than we have. Everyone wants to know “WHY?” did this guy...

Las Vegas: He Did It Because He Could

People are scrambling to answer the question “Why?” I think it’s pretty irrelevant. In fact, I hope no reason is uncovered. Then we have to face a harsh truth that can’t be passed off on a terrorist movement, an ideology, racism, religion, political, crazy, etc etc...

The Job Most People Desire?

According to Yougov, it’s author. 60% of those surveyed picked Author as the #1 job they’d like. That’s much higher than movie star (31%). So Cool Gus says pssshww Brad Pitt. Opps, that’s actually Sassy Becca. Unfortunately, a survey of 1,007 indie authors...