Why do we keep the sacred separate from the profane? So we don’t dirty up the clean things. The clean things won’t make the dirty things any cleaner, but the dirty things sure can mess up the clean things. So we keep them separate. If we don’t, we’re left with nothing but dirty things. And this holds just as true for concepts as it does for objects.
OCD is a pain. I mean it’s a serious pain sometimes, and I’ve only got a light case in comparison with some people. I’m not germ-conscious like Howie Mandel or…well, really, he’s the only celebrity I know with a bad case of it. Think “Jack Nicholson in As Good As […]
Ah, spring. We didn’t really have a winter in Texas this year thanks to global warming — the poor sods on the East Coast apparently took all the snow that would’ve come our way — but even if you’re unable to get a clue from rising temperatures as usual, you can still tell the […]