I have very strong opinions about hamburgers. I have argued about what makes a good hamburger at bars, backyard BBQs, and on the internet. But I also know it's totally inconsequential stuff compared to, say, the Trump administration's travel ban. Or his assault on health care. Also, just the general state of democracy in America. […]
"Who the hell wants to speak about politics when I'm in front of the Boy Scouts?" Donald Trump said Monday. Funny he should ask that, because Trump talked a lot about politics during his speech Monday at the National Scout Jamboree in West Virginia. SEE ALSO: Here's what healthcare would look like if we took […]
You know not to play around with crocodiles. Especially when they can drag an entire cow through the water, as witnessed in a video uploaded onto the Facebook page of Trip In A Van, who said the moment happened during a fishing trip in the Kimberley, Western Australia. "We follow him with the drone as […]
Just as one of the oldest fact-checking sites seems to have hit its mainstream stride, it gets tangled in a dramatic legal mess, one that involves lots of finger-pointing, alleged backstabbing, and a contentious divorce. It’s the kind of backroom drama that tends to play out in secret, until someone files a lawsuit. Now we […]
Hello, welcome. We have something that'll creep you out. This is a giant African land snail and it has come to scare your pants off. Please. My rabbit. He's very sickpic.twitter.com/MSejV0hvtn — madds (@whatmaddness) July 23, 2017 Twitter user madds posted this picture of someone holding the giant snail that scarily resembles a rabbit, and […]
The George Mason statue is kitty-corner to the Johnson Center and the Mason Pond Parking Deck, where guests can easily park on the first three levels (Fairfax campus map). As soon-to-be emeritus faculty, I'm always happy to meet with friends and my former Mason students on campus.
Film critic and GMU alum Kevin McCarthy encouraged students during his many visits to my GMU classes to pursue internships and "get noticed!" See some of Kevin's terrific interviews on his Nerd Tears website.