The Play’s The Thing

John Jordan Otte loves theater. “You can get into people’s hearts in a very nonconfrontational way,” he says. “If they choose to get out […]

David Eagleman’ Free Will Experiment

Watch neuroscientist David Eagleman of the Baylor College of Medicine conduct an experiment on free will.

Arizona, Shmarizona

Summer Of Tarballs

Anyone who visited Texas’ beaches in the 1970s is familiar with the tarball. Ranging in size from a penny to a basketball, these dough-like […]

Waiting to Inhale: Drug War Hypocrisy in El Paso

Oh the irony. This morning I read with some amusement an article in the El Paso Times about the Mayor bailing his granddaughter out […]

Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell: Louis Gohmert’s Throat-Shoving Rant

After a U.S. Senate panel voted to repeal the “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell” policy on Thursday—siding with nearly four-fifths of Americans who think gays […]