I have challenged Robert Horvat to a chess match that will play out at virtually a global distance. Who will prevail?
I didn't know the Wanli Emperor invented blues.
Let's take a break from history...and celebrate geekdom! This article from Dave's Corner of the Universe introduces the intriguing concept of "Trek in the Park"--live [...]
What was on the menu in Iceland 205 years ago? How about tern's eggs, boiled salmon, lots of wine and rancid butter?
Could Luke sue Darth Vader for unpaid child support? Could Chewie sue the Rebel Alliance for not getting a medal? Whose property is R2D2, anyway?
The above photo caught my eye the instant I first saw it on Robert Horvat's article about the Tetrarchs, because the picture, quite unwittingly, unites [...]
Back in June I did a blog on summer solstice bonfires, so I thought I should do the same for winter. Alas, as I'm very [...]
I have no idea why this light Christmas movie became so controversial 10 years after its release, but the controversy is silly.
Nothing real substantive here, just a funny video observing the interesting fact that Thanksgiving, this upcoming Thursday, coincides with the beginning of Hannukah, [...]
The 1999 movie "The Blair Witch Project" centers around a fictional MP case. If it was a real case, what conclusions could we draw?