The Phoenix behind

Famed family turn out to have quite interesting names after all I only occasionally go to the movies,  and then usually only to foreign language films, (which must lack whimsy and in which the dog must not die). As a result I by and large missed the work of the talented late actor River Phoenix, or that…


Pet care and the rapture

An interesting quandary in the otherwise very certain moral world of the followers of Harold Camping, was described in a wonderfully deadpan way in a recent  Business Week article.  The link is here , but I cover the part that particularly tickled me below. The followers of Harold Camping are of course the people who…