Family Portraits

The Allen kids are a complicated set of sibs right up there with Abel and Cain or Donnie and Marie. Brett Allen makes abstract acrylic paintings. Maggie Allen made further abstractions of some of these paintings using colored pencils. They ...

ABBA-ABBA-cadabra

While having cocktails one recent evening with Bjrn Ulvaeus and Steve Miller, they asked me if they might have the honor naming my next podcast. Not bad, fellas. Not bad. Join me and my toady, Gavon Laessig (Puditocracy) as we ...

Meh

I promised the cat that I would let her name my inaugural podcast. Not bad for a first attempt at podcast naming. Mind you, she didn't give me much to choose from. All she came up with was, Meh, Meh-eh, ...