The Honking Goose

something to honk about

in which I defend Mary Jane with the sword of my keyboard

I had a commenting interaction on Opinionated Man’s blog which spanned yesterday and today. I saw this book promotion, here is the original post Parenting in Amoral Times . From … Continue reading

November 8, 2016 · 13 Comments

enough already about the emails

I, for one, don’t care about the emails. Get over it already. If the mainstream media thinks that is why third party voters refuse to compromise and vote for the … Continue reading

November 5, 2016 · 13 Comments

the fallacy of: if you don’t vote, you can’t complain

Originally posted on November 6, 2014 With the election this week and all the talk about it, I’ve been exposed multiple times to the erroneous statement that some people love … Continue reading

October 26, 2016 · 17 Comments

Vegans are so smart

Found this gem on FB today: Oh really? Is that right? So you also don’t use a vehicle that burns fossil fuels and you don’t buy food that comes in … Continue reading

October 24, 2016 · 31 Comments

letter to my 16 year old self

This is going to be anticlimactic, y’all, because I don’t really have anything to tell my 16 year old self. I mean, I could be all cliche and warn myself … Continue reading

December 2, 2014 · 30 Comments

this is not the line for parenting advice

I work in a mid-sized retail store where I am sometimes cashier at the register. Parents come through my line – okay, mostly moms – with happy little children – … Continue reading

November 19, 2014 · 89 Comments

a message from my 8 year old son

My 8yo son gave me this note. I am passing it along to all of you. The owl is wise. More advice from an OWL: Stay focused Be ‘hoo’ you … Continue reading

November 17, 2014 · 37 Comments

just say no to pharmaceutical ads

I just can’t stand ads for prescription medications on TV.  How is it okay to publicly advertise to such a wide audience something that can only be taken with a … Continue reading

November 16, 2014 · 73 Comments

stop calling things “the shit”

This is a public service announcement. Please stop using the words ‘the shit’ to describe things that are not poop. Yeah, you know who you are. “You got the shit?” … Continue reading

November 15, 2014 · 68 Comments

blog tutorial, posting links in comments

You didn’t ask for it, but I’m giving it to you anyway. That’s why I call it unsolicited advice. How to properly post a web link in the comments section … Continue reading

November 11, 2014 · 67 Comments