Monthly Archives: April 2013

Dove (édition bilingues)

— — My first reaction (and that of many that saw this campaign) was “awesome.”  But, also like many others, I couldn’t shake the perception that something was a little strange.  After watching the video a few more times and … Continue reading

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Linguistic Duplicity? – 12

— As I see it, the problem isn’t that equal rights and anti-discrimination/harassment movements have mollified people’s speech.  The problem is that even after we’ve established that *all* people deserve equal rights, we’ve only ever attempted to train our language … Continue reading

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Martian Marathon – 2013

— 5153 people (5k – 1116, 10k – 1704, half – 1952, full – 381) took part in this year’s Martian Marathon.  The event started and ended at Dearborn’s Ford Field.  A more detailed breakdown with run info can be found here.  Basically, the Martians … Continue reading

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The Great Gun Debate

— — So…my original plan was not to even touch the pro-gun/gun-control debate.  This plan was formed not so much because I don’t have thoughts, but rather because I largely see the whole debate as less of a debate and … Continue reading

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