Rob’s Soapbox

Questions For 2021

January 3, 2021

I’ve long thought that New Year’s Eve/New Year’s Day has been the cruelest, most stupid “holiday” in existence. Oh sure, […]

We’re All The Same

December 6, 2020

I had an epiphany last week on the way to work.   It was around 4AM and I approached a […]

The Humor of 2020

November 29, 2020

Regardless of your view on the Coronavirus, almost every single human alive is experiencing Pandemic Fatigue.   If you’re genuinely […]

The True Story of Thanksgiving (Updated)

November 22, 2020

On November 3, 2008 I originally printed the essay below. We have reprinted it each year since on Thanksgiving weeks, […]

The Meek Are Inheriting The Earth

November 15, 2020

The Bible talks of the meek inheriting the Earth. At this point in time, it’s half right.   The literal […]

Meaningless Dancing

November 8, 2020

  America has a lot of really stupid traditions. For example, we pardon overweight turkeys the day before Thanksgiving, only […]