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Limiting Men

The Age of Limits conference that took place over Memorial Day weekend has sparked quite a bit of buzz, especially around gender issues. I have two thoughts about it. One is the essential difference between collapsetarians and doomers. Collapsetarians think … Continue reading

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Strangelove Lives

Ah men. Even among the fractured and virtual doomer community, they just can’t help themselves. Is it that patriarchy is so embedded within our psyches, we can’t see it when it smacks us in the face? Or maybe worse, that … Continue reading

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Thoughts on Doomsday Preppers

I’m married to a devoted television remote surfer dude, which is to explain how we wound up watching National Geographic’s Doomsday Preppers the other night.  The show is kind of mesmerizing in a sick sort of way……kind of like rubbernecking … Continue reading

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Coming Out

I’m just going to say it.  I have become a doomer. I don’t like labels, but I’ve known that I’m not exactly in the zeitgeist of American culture anymore for some time.  I’ve been an outlier all of my life … Continue reading

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A Commencement speech you will never hear

No one will ever invite me to give a commencement address.  I’m a nobody from nowhere, after all.  But I’ve got nieces and nephews, step children and step grandchildren that I care about, so what follows below is what I … Continue reading

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