dimland radio 9-19-20 show notes

Ruth Bader Ginsburg And Republican Hypocrisy Shortly before I started recording the show, my wife gave me the news that Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg had died. Almost immediately after the world learned of her death, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell announced that the Republicans were ready to rubber stamp any nominee Pres. TrumpContinue reading “dimland radio 9-19-20 show notes”

dimland radio 9-5-20 show notes

Can’t Pretend That Growing Older Never Hurts Part Four Mom is fine. More or less. I mean, she is 83 years old. How good can she be? Tales From The Janitor’s Closet Now, I realize that most people think of janitorial work as interesting and rewarding work that is all sweetness, light, and smells ofContinue reading “dimland radio 9-5-20 show notes”

dimland radio 7-18-20 show notes

Just Wear A Mask It’s become my mantra on social media lately. I keep seeing anti-mask nonsense being shared and my respond has been to simply write “just wear a mask” in the comments. There may be subtler, kinder, and more nuanced ways of influencing the anti-maskers, but I’m not sure those methods would workContinue reading “dimland radio 7-18-20 show notes”

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”