There’s a short article this month in the Atlantic about the future of the automobile. It’s speculative, of course, but the gist is that by the end of this century cars as […]
You’re walking through a shopping mall when you notice that your watch battery is dead. After much searching, you find a little shop named The Time Machine located next to the Orange […]
You are walking along a downtown street when you pass a man sitting at a desk in an empty shop. On the table in front of him is a red button.
We all have our idols, even after we’re well past an age where such fawning is appropriate.
The unthinkable has happened: You’ve suddenly been made aware that the rules apply to you. No fair!
This week’s “Choose and Defend” takes place during an imaginary presidential election year.
Christmas specials were huge news when I was a kid. Around the third grade they became “kid stuff,” which basically meant that we all still watched them but we just didn’t admit […]
You walk into a drab, brown government office and see what looks like Arnold Schwarzenegger seated behind the desk. He wears a leather jacket and sunglasses.
You’re in line at the Golden Arches when you notice an odd looking fellow staring at you. He’s wearing a wise smile and a trucker cap with “Muff Dive” silk screened across […]
Here’s the scenario: You’re on a cross country trip when your car breaks down. You reach for your cell phone to call AAA, but the battery is dead. After some compulsory cussing, […]