Monthly Archives: March 2015

Follow-Up to a Wrongful Conviction

About a week ago I wrote in this column about the wrongful conviction of Glenn Ford, a man who had been locked up in Angola Prison in Louisiana for the last thirty years and was recently freed. What was discovered … Continue reading

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Wal-Mart, Amazon and Uber

Wal-Mart started it, Amazon perfected it, and Uber wants to become it. That is, to be a company entering a market place niche and destroying all of its competition. Of course I don’t like it, I don’t like the effect … Continue reading

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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

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The Tragedy of Labor Unions

I don’t know about you but when I incur a debt I don’t shirk from my obligation. I believe that is what makes us real, the understanding of who we are and what we have accomplished and what we know … Continue reading

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Assholes in Indiana

Yes, I’m pissed off. Using religion as a crutch to discriminate is wrong, ugly and when this discrimination finally makes its way through the courts, the action will be found to be highly illegal. “WASHINGTON — Indiana Gov. Mike Pence … Continue reading

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A Double Standard of Information Leaking

When President Obama first ran for office one of his key campaign words was transparency. Once elected President Barack Obama has been as secretive in many ways as his predecessors. Unfortunately it is a truism of our political system that … Continue reading

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Neurotic Man Finds a Job Then Loses It

I just got hired in sales again and I guess we’ll see how long this one lasts. I don’t understand these people. Why would anyone hire a misanthrope to do sales? I’m just no good at it. Good salespeople are … Continue reading

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Israel Is Not Much of an Ally

We all know the mythic image of the relationship between a prostitute and pimp and that relationship is reminiscent of the United States and Israel. Or any other relationship built upon enabling bad acts.  The United States – Israel  relationship, … Continue reading

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Making Voting Easy

Voting in the United States is unnecessarily complicated. From long lines to broken voting machines to difficult polling places to reach to difficult hours (and day) in which to vote to harassment issues and lists of voters purged – the … Continue reading

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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

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