“Support the Troops” or “Hate the game, not the player”

It seems that one can’t come out criticizing the Iraq war without some right wing nutjob accusing you of not supporting the troops.  You see a lot of Democrats (and even some Republicans) squirming around the issues, trying to not sound like they are ‘anti-troop’ or some such nonsense.  I can’t take credit for this […]


You know, I was just reflecting on one the time honoured rites of passage that slightly nerdy science geeks go through as they grow up. I’m talking about blowing stuff up. I think a lot of kids have a bit of the pyromaniac in them. It usually starts innocently enough. Going outside on a bright […]