General Notes

Here are some links which I've been building up but don't fit a specific theme. Human Resources departments are useless.  Well, HR is there for one thing:  to prevent the company from being sued.  You might think from the "Human" in the name that they actually deal with people; they do not.  They deal with…

Top thirty crime procedurals, #30: Twin Peaks

IMDB link. (The only gimmick of yours I'm stealing, Kevin). Twin Peaks was created by David Lynch. I am tempted to end this post right there, but I think you deserve more. Basic premise: Popular, good looking small town girl is murdernated. Whodunit? Why it's here: I was too young to watch this when it first…

I leave the Internet for one stinkin’ day…

We begin our story, Sunday, with a defeat of the Browns by Pittsburgh. Bothersome, but not surprising. Pittsburgh was playing for the playoffs -- the Browns were playing for nothing. Or were they? (Spoiler alert: They were.) Am I saying that if they beat Pittsburgh, Chud doesn't get fired? Yes. Yes I am. But, this level…