Fisking the “Stop Telling Poor People to Cook” Doofus, with Special Guest, My Mom

This article was making the rounds last month, and it was just begging for a fisking, but I was up against a deadline and had to concentrate on Getting Paid. But that book has been turned in, so better late than never. Usually my fisking posts are about writing or politics, but this time the … Continue reading Fisking the “Stop Telling Poor People to Cook” Doofus, with Special Guest, My Mom

Fisking the Latest Diversity in Sci-Fi Freak Out

This article popped up on Facebook the other day. The headline is click bait nonsense. The actual content tries to make a point but has to make some really silly assumptions to get to it. Then their solution is ass backwards. http://www.theverge.com/2016/8/4/12374306/science-fiction-diversity-numbers-fireside-report After reading this defeatist garbage I figured I needed to say something. This … Continue reading Fisking the Latest Diversity in Sci-Fi Freak Out