Herd Immunity won’t Cure Hatred

Herd Immunity won’t Cure Hatred

America is starting to feel like those third world countries we are always feeling so sorry for. You know, like how in Flint they have no clean drinking water. Or how so many peaceful protests turned violent because the police were brutalizing the protestors. The...
Cockle doodledoo: Truth has come to roost

Cockle doodledoo: Truth has come to roost

The chickens have come to roost. That’s a pretty old saying, but here in Pennsylvania we have a lot of them, sayings that speak of rolling hills and acres and acres of lush farmland that produce a bounteous harvest. We even have a whole farm show in our state...
He must have a horseshoe: Adnan is NOT unlucky

He must have a horseshoe: Adnan is NOT unlucky

Dana, I know you don’t agree with me. I know the evidence, presented as it is, could make your case for you. That in order to wind up in prison for the rest of his life in these circumstances would have to make him very unlucky. Adnan Syed is the one of the...
Natasha Vargas-Cooper: She’s Not Satan!

Natasha Vargas-Cooper: She’s Not Satan!

Before we get into tonight’s post, I just want to say quickly: Hats off to Asia for coming through for Adnan!!!!!!!! I am so thrilled that she is back on the team. I’m sure it means beautiful things for the appeal, and I feel like we are one step closer to...
For Whites Only? Resisting Diagnosis  Pt II

For Whites Only? Resisting Diagnosis Pt II

In part I of this post, we described three of the reasons black people are reluctant to accept the reality of the ADHD diagnosis. Part II brings the conclusion. 4. Conformity, or being rated as “black enough” is supposed to be your primary goal. I want to...