So are black-faced coal miners now racist?

by Patty Ann Malley -- Reverse racism isn't any better than the original Heartburn isn't only caused by bad food, but bad experiences. It can also come as the result of a chronic more…

Humor has hit a new low

by Patty Ann Malley -- Humor hits new low Humor – that's light-hearted funnies intended to uplift and take the edge off – has really been flushed. No, I'm not talking about Saturday more…

A rainbow you really don't want to see

by Patty Ann Malley -- Unicorn armpit hair – yes, you read that correctly! In the spirit of group-think (or maybe it's "non-think"), another trend is unicorn armpit hair. Not sure how rainbow more…

Why 'traditional masculinity' is toxic to men, boys

by Patty Ann Malley -- Traditional masculinity – harmful to men and society Okay. The American Psychological Association has spoken. Certain behaviors which I will not name have been eliminated as being harmful more…

Have 'green' burials gone too far?

by Patty Ann Malley -- Pushing up daisies – or veggies if you like Does ending your life's journey in a cramped coffin turn you off? Want to keep being productive? Remain a more…

Real-life 'Raider of the Lost Ark' strikes again!

by Patty Ann Malley -- Raiders of the Lost Ark – Egyptian style Think Indiana Jones or Laura Croft have raided all the tombs? Think again. A modern-day archeological expedition, led by Secretary more…

Now 'Lord of the Rings' is racist

by Patty Ann Malley -- Lord of the Racists? Do you like Frodo and Bilbo Baggins of the Shire? Of course you do, you racist! Classics like J.R.R. Tolkien's "Lord of the Rings" more…

The snowflake factory strikes again

by Patty Ann Malley -- Never say never again No, we're not talking about Sean Connery's seventh and final Bond film. (Not recommended. Trust me.) The mandate to avoid negatives comes from academia. more…