Monthly Archive: June, 2009

A Dream That I Had After Seeing Star Trek: The Movie

In this scene, young James Kirk is fighting, wenching, and drinking his way across Iowa, when suddenly… OLD GUY WHO GETS THE BRAIN LEECHES LATER: We need you to be a starship trooper!… Continue reading

In Which Our Hero Resolves The Question of Nature vs. Nurture

(x-posted to The Valve, of course) Nature versus nurture, Lodge. Nature always wins. –Secretary William Cleary, Wedding Crashers Jenny Davidson’s new book of cultural criticism, entitled Breeding: A Partial History of the Eighteenth… Continue reading