This portion of my Blog is going to be for recruiting potential members of The Skeptical Dark Lords of Uppity Annoyance. Since some of our older members are vacationing from active duty it may be time to introduce some new blood to board. (Yes, I mean that literally ).
Any interested parties can register here and we'll discuss why you should be a member and why you are both Uppity and Annoying..
I'd like to set aside this portion of my blog as a service to UM. Here you can ask Falco anything about everything. I guarantee you'll get an answer; as my knowledge is as limitless as my tendency to self-promote..
So go ahead and ask.
I'm not as smarmy as Dear Abby at least..
I should use this entry to say something deep and profound.
I should use this entry to complain.
I should use this entry to inspire thought or action.
I should use this entry to insult someone.
Why not, it's what people expect me to do more or less. But maybe instead I should use this entry to open up a little and let people know the real me.
It seems I'm trapped in my own mind today. I've become my online persona. Cold and aloof. An intelligent force rather than a person
Much like that, bald, strangely disturbing voiced singer Phil Collins I can feel it coming in the air...A skeptical rennaissance is about to happen right here on UM. I feel the energy and tension; like a cross between the air before a storm and a coiled spring..
I think we've reached a point here where utter ridiculousness and fanatacism have reached critical mass. For too long it's gone unchecked except by the few people who still have energy to argue. But that's about to change. If you've re
I'm not feeling too well lately and understandibly I felt like taking a nap earlier. But that got me thinking; about my old grandfather mostly..The tiny 5' 5" guy who charged up the beach at Normandy without blinking and then came home and built his own house from the ground up between walking 10 miles to work every day and raising a family..
It never would have occured to him to lay down just because he felt a little sick. He had things to do, and he was tough enough to never let anything lay
Venting room! Falco likes!!
Well, let's start off with a subject that used to be near and dear to my heart. The Debates Board..
I don't participate really in it anymore, although I still judge. You see, it's lost something since the first season. Oh don't get me wrong; having 2 organizers and a panel of judges keeps it running pretty smooth now. And the time limits that are actually enforced are nice..but..It's all become too convenient for Debators. In season one you had to join the debate