So There

Baby cries.

Woman: “I can’t listen to that all flight”
Me: “Me neither”
Woman: “Crying babies!”
Me: “Wasn’t talking about the baby”

Calling Dr Benway

William S. Burroughs

I had my overnight bag from our trip to visit grampa. My pain medicine and anti-inflammatory pills for my ankle were in that bag. Taking them out the lid popped off. I found myself digging for pills in my dirty underwear. It was just like being in Trainspotting, or maybe some junkie character in a William S. Burroughs novel. I definitely have had finer moments.

“Calling Dr. Benway, can you write me a script, kind sir?”

Picture by Richie Brown, CC licensed via Flickr.

Don’t tell me spooky campfire stories of not voting for Clinton, tell me how my conscience can support a status quo oligarch.

Evil Genius Chronicles Podcast for July 4 2016 – Breaking with Libertarians

In this episode, I play a song from the Indigo Girls; I talk about Roderick on the Line and the claim that “computers haven’t increased efficiency one iota since 1965”; from there I lead off into a discussion of why libertarianism as an ideal once really compelled me and now I break with it completely.

Here is the direct MP3 download for the Evil Genius Chronicles podcast, July 4 2016

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