All posts tagged: law

Rational, Evidence-Based Positions…

I’ve heard a (very intelligent) friend of mine rail against a third party; because the party in question has, in the past, allegedly denied that climate change is real. I say ‘allegedly’, because I wasn’t invited to attended that particular feté fatále. Which is proof enough for me that there is, indeed, grace in the world. Very well. Have at it. Impugn this person. Take them into a court of law, and charge them with intellectual malfeasance – with ‘gross indecency’. You might as well – given how incensed you became, at how ‘wrong’ this person is. And now…  Advertisements

“D” is for…

The idea of the A to Z Challenge is an interesting one… Interesting, in the sense of ‘… well, I can see how that might work.’ Not in the sense of ‘holy moly, why didn’t someone think of this before?’ But interesting, none the less. Imposing some semblance of structure on the subject of my posts will be, I’m sure, welcome news to my hearty and discerning readers – readers who, as you may well be aware, are composed of the cream of the crop, the salt of the earth…  and the cherry cheese strudel of the desert cart, as it rolls around trying to tempt patrons with the sinful concoctions of those evil, evil bakers at the Hungarian Pastry shop (mmmm, MMMM!!!) – readers who (I’m sure) really only ever tune in to see what kind of grammatical train wreck I happened to have gotten myself into today. “His writing is rather gruesome… horrifying, really – like an accident on the highway, between a semi-deranged fruit tree and a 4-passanger donkey colliding in the fog of our political system, as most …