Celebrating the Death of Really Bad People


It’s common to have a national holiday celebrating the birth of someone significant in a nation’s history. In the US, there’s George Washington, Abraham Lincoln, Martin Luther King Jr., etc. What we don’t do is celebrate the death of really bad people, and in my Libertarian, freedom-oriented view, some of the same people whose birthdays […]

My Total Solar Eclipse Adventure, 2017

In 1998 I booked a cruise on a Carnival ship, that was sold as being an “eclipse cruise”. I was just out of a bad relationship that was limiting what I was willing to do. Now that it was over, I saw this as an opportunity to start exploring things I wasn’t willing to do […]