look at how dumb they are

They are a staple of late night talk shows: The person on the street interviews. There are variations, of course, and a particularly popular variation is the dumb person on the street quiz. Featuring people who are too ignorant to correctly answer fairly simple and basic questions. Audiences lap them up. Jimmy Kimmel has doneContinue reading “look at how dumb they are”

dimland radio 5-30-20 show notes

George Floyd Perhaps you’ve heard that name. Sure, you have. And you know the significance of the name. George Floyd was murdered by a Minneapolis police officer while he was resisting arrest by lying on his stomach, on the ground, his hands cuffed behind his back, and three cops holding him down. One of theContinue reading “dimland radio 5-30-20 show notes”

dimland radio 4-11-20 show notes

Don’t Compare COVID-19 To The Flu… Unless that comparison is to show ow much worse COVID-19 and the virus that causes it are much, much worse than the flu. For one thing, the flu can’t be combated by vaccination. At this time, COVID-19 cannot.. I spotted a very illustrative gif to help drive that notionContinue reading “dimland radio 4-11-20 show notes”

dimland radio 4-4-20 show notes

That Small Percentage Is A Really Big Number I started by giving a little update on life in Minnesota after our first week of Stay At Home. It’s been ok, I guess. Actually, it’s not very different for me because I still head into work each day pretty much just as before. Then there wasContinue reading “dimland radio 4-4-20 show notes”

dimland radio 3-28-20 show notes

A COVID-19 Update I gave an update on how the COVID-19 was affecting things on my end. Minnesota’s governor Tim Walz has issued an emergency executive order that puts the state on a Stay At Home status. He has asked Minnesota businesses that aren’t considered essential to shut down or have their employees work fromContinue reading “dimland radio 3-28-20 show notes”