One of the purposes of this blog is to express my opinion on a variety of topics, many of which are outside my formal areas of expertise. I recommend that you see these comments as the sincere, if sarcastic, statements either of belief, or disbelief, or anger, or dismay, and consider it warmup for a standup comedy routine that will probably never exist. Standup comedy, it would seem, is one profession where a layperson can express their rage about events in the world far beyond their ability to control or influence and far outside their recognized area of formal expertise.
Readers may notice that I fail to adhere to the rules of Standard Marketing and Self-Promotion in early twenty-first century America. Thats right, I am somewhat self-deprecretating on occasion. I am sure people will use this against me. I have no doubt, what else would we expect?