Month: June 2013

The Best Shape of my Life and the Routine I’m Using to Get There

June has been an eventful month for me to say the least. I turned 39, I was operated on for (hopefully) the last time, ending the nightmare of nearly a dozen surgeries over the past […]

California man faces 13 years in prison for writing anti-bank messages in children’s sidewalk chalk outside of big banks

The shit keeps getting deeper. On October 3, 2011, Olson first appeared outside of a Bank of America branch in San Diego, along with a homemade sign. Eight days later Olson and his partner, Stephen […]

Check out the balls on that guy!

For whatever reason I haven’t felt shamed enough to delete the post where I decided to tell the world that I had testicular implants put in on Monday and after sharing something so personal I […]

Wendy Davis and the Texas Senate Were Amazing Last Night

In case you somehow managed to elude the news of what was going on in Texas last night you really missed out. The Texas Senate was poised to pass a bill that would have closed […]

Home Depot Co-Founder: We Should Throw Edward Snowden a Party

It’s great to see someone on tv saying something that makes sense for once. Ken Langone, co-founder of Home Depot, says “we should be proud off this young man”. The FOX News guys’ heads must […]

3/4 of Americans are Living Paycheck to Paycheck

Source: Roughly three-quarters of Americans are living paycheck-to-paycheck, with little to no emergency savings, according to a survey released by Monday. Fewer than one in four Americans have enough money in their savings account […]

I Had Cosmetic Surgery Today…Really

This is part of my series of posts that are an attempt to discuss personal issues that I am going through. Issues that I find particularly embarrassing even though I’ve had little or no control […]

Congress Secretly Repeals Act That Would Have Kept Excessive Executive Pay in Check

*sigh* Do you see that!? After I read this story and racked my brain the only thing I could bring myself to do was write out an exasperated breath. The news pouring out of Washington […]

Me and Edward Snowden

So this is what it’s all been boiled down to. This was the change and hope I tried so hard to believe in? Over the past few weeks I’ve found myself in the uncomfortable position […]

Daniel Somers, An Iraq War Veteran’s Last Words; “I Am Sorry That It Has Come to This”

Via Gawker: Daniel Somers was a veteran of Operation Iraqi Freedom. He was part of Task Force Lightning, an intelligence unit. In 2004-2005, he was mainly assigned to a Tactical Human-Intelligence Team (THT) in Baghdad, […]