Monthly Archives: September 2013

@%#%!, My Dear Watson

Anyone got any digital soap? They may be looking for some at IBM, where the renowned computer Watson has been making headlines again. And like many a young celebrity, those headlines aren’t exactly what its “parents” have been hoping for. … Continue reading

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A Moment’s Attention

I came down the basement steps into a sea of garbage. “Oh, Blake …” When a 70-pound dog shreds two bags of trash, the results can be pretty spectacular. Especially when you’ve just cleaned the kitchen the day before. I … Continue reading

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Discovery

This is not a column about Ariel Castro. Not directly, anyway. In all honesty, I think most of us have given more mental space to him than we really wanted to. And when word came this week that Castro had … Continue reading

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