Archive for July 2016

Talking About my Generation

When a member of the so-called millennial generation attempts to defend their demographic against accusations they are entitled, narcissistic and solipsistic, they often end up just reinforcing the notion that they are indeed all those things. To wit: A millennial writer who shall remain unnamed was whining in an online publication which shall remain unnamed... Read more »

The world's hardest job

Imagine if your job description involved dealing intimately with the very worst of humanity, day after day, day in and day out. People that the rest of us go out of our way to avoid. Imagine if your job required you to witness violence and death up close virtually every day. The taking of innocent... Read more »

Taste of Chicago: A Non-Meat Eater’s Guide to Carnivore Nirvana

The Taste is upon us once again. After avoiding it like a bad cold for almost a decade, reports that a bunch of new restaurants were joining the stale old lineup of Robinson’s Ribs, Billy Goat and Eli’s Cheesecake piqued my curiosity. Dare I venture back into the belly of the beast? After reading the... Read more »