Bisy Backson (Chapter from the Tao of Pooh)

(Note: I transcribed this straight from the book but all spelling errors should be considered my own. You can find a full PDF here and an audio-book here. I have no idea how to reach the author to obtain permission for reprinting his work but my hope is that he’d appreciate the spirit in which…

Merry Slackmas!

  It’s been a bit quiet around here (I’ve been busy enjoying my life outside the site) and clearly my sense of originality hasn’t improved but I hope everyone has a joyous day! One where they tell their boss to shove it, spend time with folks they love (or just enjoy the day by themselves)…

Book and Book Tour Updates

Hi everyone! I know I’ve been doing a bunch of writing lately and part of that was to make sure I made up for last week. One of my co-workers got fired for stealing cartons of cigarettes. Surprisingly, instead of being some giant blow against capitalism it instead makes us have to do inventory checks…

Oops, I did It Again (I Got a Job)

I’m working at another convenience store. Sadly I’m not making enough money on here or C4SS to live off of (though it’s not bad and I appreciate that money for sure). So I have to take up a 20+ hour part-time job in the meantime until I can figure something else. It’s just to pay…

Porcfest 2016 – Where I’ll Be Until Next Sunday!

It’s time for my yearly excursion out to the Free State Project’s festival. I help run an event called the Alternatives Exposition and part of our goal is to shift libertarians more towards the left. It’s a difficult (and some may argue “dirty”) job but someone’s gotta do it! I’ll see y’all back here in…

Ali Wong and the Anthem of the Lazy

I’m something of a feminist and so when I saw that Ali Wong’s stand up special on Netflix openly declared she was going to explain why feminism was “terrible”, I eye-rolled. Someone who has to make a big deal out of general ideological statements in their stand up special would probably come off to me…