THE PARABLE. Stephen King's 'It': Pennywise vs. 'The Losers' Is a Parable for a Tormented Nation

THE PARABLE. Stephen King’s ‘It’: Pennywise vs. ‘The Losers’ Is a Parable for a Tormented Nation: The movie is a surprise blockbuster at $123 million. Here’s one reason why. “Everyone needs reassurance that it’s good to be part of a group, and it’s great to come together against division and fear,” Andy Muschietti told EW … Read moreTHE PARABLE. Stephen King's 'It': Pennywise vs. 'The Losers' Is a Parable for a Tormented Nation

Speak-a the Zika: Fear and loathing in Florida

A few people asked me yesterday: Did you hear about Florida? I was taken aback.. As I did not ‘hear about Florida.’ I thought.. did the state finally sink? Did a shock hurricane form out of no where and strike it?  Did it secede from the union? None of the above. Instead, the people told … Read moreSpeak-a the Zika: Fear and loathing in Florida

This is what greeted me today *(and others)* when I logged into TUMBLR today to update COAL SPEAKER.. What am I afraid of, the POLTERGEIST Tumblr account wants to know? That’s easy. I am afraid of product placement, the ability social networking and corporate sponsorship to merge together thanks to the YAHOO! acquisition of TUMBLR. Oh, … Read more

THE SUPER BUG DOES EXIST

Los Angeles hospital warns 179 patients possibly exposed to ‘superbug’ » LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – A large Los Angeles teaching hospital has told scores of patients they may have been exposed to a drug-resistant bacterial superbug during endoscopy procedures that infected seven patients and contributed to two deaths It seems high time for a new fear.. … Read moreTHE SUPER BUG DOES EXIST