Daily Archives: 2 January 2019

a.k.a. 2014 MU69

The object stuck with the unofficial name “Ultima Thule.” A few things about this: 1. There’s already a solar system body named Thule. By the way, it was the 279th discovery in the asteroid belt. 2. Cool. This is a … Continue reading

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My preference on this Christmas song is the instrumentation–not the lyrics so much. This arrangement is quite fine, and features one of my favorite instruments. It’s a nice and brisk tempo, maybe too much for singers.

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Mite, Not Might

This has become an internet meme of sorts: A poor person never gave anybody charity, not of any real volume. Jerry Falwell, Jr. And, there’s the Bible: (Jesus) looked up and saw rich people putting their gifts into the treasury; … Continue reading

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