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could phthalates in food cause some babies to be born trans?

Yesterday, I read this article published in the New York Times about how all powdered cheese in boxed mac and cheese contains exceedingly high levels of phthalates. It states things … Continue reading

July 14, 2017 · 3 Comments

Is race a social construct and is it okay for people to self-identify?

This is a food-for-thought question. Is race a social construct? Is it okay for people to self-identify as a race that is not represented in their genetics? The obvious example … Continue reading

July 8, 2017 · 12 Comments

misinformation about vaccines by John Oliver on Last Week Tonight June 25, 2017

I should probably leave this alone, but… here goes nothing. Here’s the video of the segment on the show dedicated to vaccines. The misleading statement comes at about 24:30. John … Continue reading

June 28, 2017 · 10 Comments

check out this amazing BIRD that visited

This gorgeous bird was in my yard eating (bugs? worms?) from a dead tree stump. It was fairly large, too. About 12 inches from beak to tip of tail. Thanks … Continue reading

February 8, 2017 · 2 Comments

Two Black Cowboys

Originally posted on barrywax:
Isom Dart Source The Black West! Black Outlaws and Cowboys of the old west you might be saying with wonderment and head scratching! “Why that’s an…

February 1, 2017 · 1 Comment

Right and Wrong is a mental construct

Everybody wants to be right. Everybody thinks they are right. (Almost everybody) Very few people will ever say “I don’t know” or “I need more information”. We usually go full … Continue reading

January 31, 2017 · 3 Comments

One of those Days

Yesterday was one. I saved my house from burning down, was excused from a parking ticket, and listened to the 12yo’s band concert. All in one day. It started out … Continue reading

January 19, 2017 · 14 Comments