Memories: Old and New

I remember, fairly clearly, September 11, 2001. I was in 8th grade, sitting in (I think) Latin class. The teacher told us that there were reports of an airplane hitting the World Trade Center in New York. I also remember that my brother was flying out of New York that same morning. Up to that … Continue reading Memories: Old and New

Are You Not Entertained?

A day or two ago I posted a status that read, "Apparently the VMAs happened last night. In other news, 25,000 people died yesterday due to poverty related causes. Enjoy your twerking." Several people readily 'liked' the status. However, one of my good friends astutely commented "couldn't this be said about anything though?" Giving examples … Continue reading Are You Not Entertained?