Why Do You Not Care?

Why do I write posts that seem to die when submitted to the host? Why do I get so few comments and likes? Sometimes I write posts that seems to be clear. In my mind they are, I hope, organized and dear. And in some respects, maybe even persuasive. But only a small group, I…

Plan 9 From Outer Blog… Space!

Plan 9 From Outer Space: 1959 Drama/Fantasy/SciFy (1h 20m) So horrible that it is a good flick to end the day! The epitome of so-bad-it’s-good cinema, “Plan 9 From Outer Space” is an unintentionally hilarious sci-fi “thriller” from anti-genius Ed Wood that is justly celebrated for its staggering ineptitude: sorta like most of my posts!…

Chuck Dimwin’s Theory of Devolution!

The ‘Descent of Mann’ song by Herbie Mann, American flautist and Evangelical Atheist. Survival of the fattest! (That’s where we got the word Scales!) Survival of the dumbest: the ultimate qualification for any politician, especially a President. We descended from fishes with an unusually long attention span. And that’s the long and short of it!…

The Boy That Never (Really) Was!

Note: This is not a worldview, or political statement one way or the other! Just a short story from somebody’s personal Twilight Zone! ———— A woman photographer was at a photo shoot. A young boy was there staring intensely at her. She didn’t know why. So she approached him and asked, “Why are you looking…

To Be, or ‘Say Whaat!?’

We all know of William Shakespeare’s famous quote from Hamlet, where a Danish noble laments: To be, or not to be? That is the question—Whether ’tis nobler in the mind to suffer The slings and arrows of outrageous fortune, Or to take arms against a sea of troubles, And, by opposing, end them?” The idea…

A Funny Thing Happened At Silver Lake One Day!

A funny thing happened one muggy 1954 Summer day when I had been fly fishing at Silver Lake and walking home along my favorite byway! He, she, it or whatever had obviously caught more fish on that particular fine Summer day! Don’t You Say!

The True Horror of STD! 😱

Come on man! Did Wilt Chamberlain Really Sleep With 20,000 Women!? Dah…Surely not sleeping sleep! At 7’1″, Wilt Chamberlain may have been the most dominating and amazing basketball player of all time. In his legendary career, Chamberlain scored 31,419 points, including the unbelievable time he actually scored 100 points in one game. He holds dozens…

Guess Who Came to Dinner?

An Unexpected, Astonishing Surprise!!! It’s Zlein from the Alpha Centauri Galaxy and he brought a special surprise gift. And he might even stay for dinner you see. But why? You ask. Well! The Children’s Book, Aliens For Dinner by Stephanie Spinner and To Serve Man (The Twilight Zone, Episode 89, #24 Season 3) might give you…

The Ghostly Boy at the Window!

I am at a lost to explain how that ghostly boy appeared in a collage I was working on! The window, curtain and flower pot were my doing. But the boy was not! And by the way. He strangely looks a lot like me when was a young boy! Four stages that led to the…