Monthly Archives: June 2014

Manners, Good and Bad

I’m going to change things up a bit for a day by not writing about economic or political conditions but instead a social one and that is manners. It seems to me how we relate to one another demonstrates who … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Pulpdiddys Permutations on Sunday

For quite some time at Pulpdiddys Permutations I have had a Sunday column in which I explain why I no longer write a regular column on Sunday and instead, except for this explanation column, take the day off. I’ve tweaked … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Ikea Kudos

We all know about Ikea. The Swedish furniture giant has become so ingrained in our zeitgeist that they are regularly referred to in film and books. A whole generation of young adults has furnished their first apartments and homes with … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Facing My Facebook Fear

I am terrified of Facebook. Generally I am terrified of anything that I am incompetent at. Fortunately for me that list is quite small or at least my delusions tell me that. In reality, I shouldn’t have this problem with … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

THE LUBNUTZ ON SAFARI

THE LUBNUTZ ON SAFARI, Part 3* By Pulpdiddy First there was Neurotic Man, then Vampire Rabbis, then Justamante, and then Teachers. Today we have another Pulpdiddy original, THE LUBNUTZ ON SAFARI, Part 3*, which will be serialized on Wednesday until … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Fake Populism

Hillary’s trying it. So is Christie. Jeb’s been trying it for years. Rand thinks he’s one. Obama rode it in a quiet way all the way to the White House. And Biden, the inside man, always ends up portraying himself … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Unlimited Constitutional Rights

The thing about constitutional rights is that the least informed believe such rights have unlimited application. Unfortunately, our schools and our media coverage help perpetuate this myth. When the public good is threatened local ordinances can trump what some believe … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Pulpdiddys Permutations on Sunday

For quite some time at Pulpdiddys Permutations I have had a Sunday column in which I explain why I no longer write a regular column on Sunday and instead, except for this explanation column, take the day off. I’ve tweaked … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Dogging Truth

Truth, at least to a certain degree, is a sketchy idea for all of us. The seemingly sane person who believes in the laws of gravity and the existence of a circumference for planet Earth might be a climate denier … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Political Memoirs

Political Memoirs are the worst. The reality is that all memoirs suck but political memoirs suck the big one. What you get with a memoir is someone trying to cover their tracks or create new ones. And it doesn’t hurt … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment