2018 Update

It’s been over a year since the last update. I’ve got a server running in my house now, cobbled together from older parts after a recent PC upgrade. I brushed up on my Linux, and installed the Ubuntu 16.04 server distro, with Ubuntu MATE desktop environment for occasional non-command-line management tasks. Teamviewer, the free single-user […]

Catching Up

It’s been the better part of a year since the last post, although my Twenty-five Years in the Seventh-day Adventist Church post continues to draw comments and I reply to each one. We’ve had a bitter and contentious election season, and somehow elected a bitter and contentious person to the office of President of the […]

Social Justice War On Speech

​Social Justice Warriors (SJWs) have found the enemy, and it is freedom of speech! On university campuses, on their podcasts, blogs, and social media, and in their advocacy and movements, this branch of the political spectrum is ostensibly fighting for the victims of abuse and bigotry and systemic injustice. But in so doing, they have armed […]

We Need A God

The terrible behavior of the god-believers is a convincing evidence of the non-existence of a morally influential God. Believers loudly legislate each others’ behavior, imposing their made-up gods’ made-up codes on each other (and the rest of us). And believers in gods constantly embarrass the hell out of each other. It’s a shame there isn’t […]