Wednesday, September 23, 2020

I have some Actual Paying Work to do tonight, so this will probably be a short one. I also have a doctor's appointment tomorrow, so I can't do my usual thing of waking up around 3 a.m. to do the APW. Plus, frankly, I'm a little brokenhearted. In the matter of the late-night assault by … Continue reading Wednesday, September 23, 2020

The Weekend: September 12-13, 2020

I need to get this down before I forget it. There has to be a name for the point in a contentious discussion, usually online, where one part abandons all argument for "you're mad and it is risible." I'm sure there's a logical fallacy for that but damned if I can narrow it down. It's … Continue reading The Weekend: September 12-13, 2020