Sig's Thought Dispensary

Commenting is Live on Sig’s Thought Dispensary

I’d originally turned of commentary on this blog due to the deluge of spammers that attempted to post here. I’d...

Considering the Electoral Colledge

While the furor over this topic seems to have died down, it is a topic that has been debated in the US...

Democracies, Republics and Federations oh my!

As you may well know, I have a habit of arguing on-line. One of the things that happens when you...

Honoring Veterans Day

In the midst of a divisive moment, it’s good to remember ideas and values on which most of us are...

So America Shits the Bed

These things happen sometimes. Like many others I know, judging by my facebook feeds, the results of the 2016 elections...

Suicide Squad: Movie Review

I was entranced by the trailers for Suicide Squad. I loved the way they looked, I loved the colors, I loved...

The Written Pun and Other Travesties

Pun’s are often better spoken, at least the ones where the focus of the pun is a word spelled two...

45th Birthday reflections

I’m not especially big on birthdays. Of course, when you are a kid, they are great, and as a teenager,...

Star Trek Beyond: A quick review

Beyond is the third Trek movie in the reboot line. It features the original Star Trek characters but with a...

My Privilage

Privilege seems to have become a new watchword in popular American culture, especially when discussing race. It has rattled around...