Star Trek: Picard

It may come as a shock to you, my handful of readers, but I actually have many friends; in fact, you probably number among them.  They come in all shapes, sizes, colors, genders, political persuasions, and intelligence levels (I'm dear friends with some crazy-smart people, it's true).  Many of my closest friends have come from … Continue reading Star Trek: Picard

Why are we treating opinion as news?

This scares me a little.  Actually, it scares me a lot, and it has for quite a while.  Long before the Coronavirus made its appearance, but that has brought it into even sharper focus. Almost every post on social media that even hints at politics (or political figures) links to commentary.  Editorializing.  Opinion.  And in … Continue reading Why are we treating opinion as news?