010414 evolution

January 4, 2014

evolution is
a drag to creationists
religious monkeys

somewhere, something went terribly wrong

July 12, 2012

I love the original, sardonic idea of this graphic. I like dark wallpapers, so I found one that had decent size and quality.

Using GIMP (free open source software!), I

  • expanded the size to 1280 x 800 pixels for my laptop
  • straightened the main image (it was crooked!)
  • corrected the text to read, “Somewhere, something went terribly wrong…” (it previously read “Something, somewhere went terribly wrong” which rubbed me the wrong way)
  • I also added a little bit of a point to the spear and broom bristles (I think it used to be a rake)
Somewhere, something went terribly wrong

Somewhere, something went terribly wrong

two satires and a funeral

November 9, 2008

It’s time to for a good ol’ post-presidential election unwind.  Here’s three questions (and answers) to help y’all out:

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cognitive dissonance

September 15, 2008

Every election year reminds me of the phrase cognitive dissonance. By cognitive dissonance, I mean

glimpses of a reality that contrasts sharply or even conflicts with what we already believe and/or want to be true

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