Category Archives: Human Interest

Stories of a non-technical human interest sort. Comedies, Tragedies, etc.

The Pervasive Sniping From The Left – Enforcing PC

A short story of life in a PC Venue and the perils of being middle of the road. Continue reading

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WTF? – Whiskey Tango Foxtrot

A semi-review of Whiskey Tango Foxtrot – an excellent movie. Continue reading

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The Faster I Go, The Behinder I Get

What can the Roku teach about information flow and human nature? More than I expected. Continue reading

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T2 Diabetes – Hibernation Lite?

Is Type 2 Diabetes really just a form of hibernation process? Perhaps a bit broken by disuse in our species, but still there waiting to be triggered by low UV, low activity, and obesity status? Could a long fast, some running around in the daylight, and metabolizing away the pudge “cure” it? Basically, are we giving ourselves an artificial Fall for years, then fighting the hibernation lite of “winter”? While jumping to “spring” could be the fix? Continue reading

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