The Viking Axe: Myth Versus Reality

The Viking Axe: Myth Versus Reality

When it comes to Vikings, there are a lot of myths and misunderstandings about these ancient, seafaring Nords.  As a writer of Viking fantasy fiction, I often get questions based on these misconceptions.  Take the picture above.  I shared it because it perpetuates two...

10 Swimming Pool Rules and Regulations for Condos

10 Swimming Pool Rules and Regulations for Condos

It looks like some serious swimming pool rules and regulations are needed at my condo community pool! After hitting the pool this Memorial Day weekend, I’m convinced that my condo community needs some strict swimming pool rules and regulations. For four days, our...

The Crystal Mason Meme is Utter Bullshit

The Crystal Mason Meme is Utter Bullshit

So, does this disparity in convictions prove that America’s justice system is racist? If we take this meme at face value, it would appear that it proves what Leftists, progressives, and social justice warriors have been saying - America’s justice system is racist. I...

Straight Razors for Self Defense?

Straight Razors for Self Defense?

Question: “Would a Straight Razor be Good for Self Defense?” Answer: No. It would not. Why? Because straight razors are dangerous! The blade is not fixed. That means that it does not lock into place. This leaves the user at risk of the blade folding down atop his...

Don’t Shave Your Cat Like a Dinosaur!

Don’t Shave Your Cat Like a Dinosaur!

Question: "Would shaving my cat like a dinosaur cause it any issues?"   Yes. Someone actually asked me this. (I'm a magnet for ridiculous questions, apparently.)  As to the answer, yes, shaving your cat like a dinosaur is a bad idea.  It can lead to some serious...

11 Types of People Who Don’t Succeed in Life

11 Types of People Who Don’t Succeed in Life

Everyone loves a good success story, right? But what about those people who aren’t successful in life? We ever talk about them… until now.  Someone recently asked me, “What types of people don’t succeed in life.”  I found it an interesting question both because I used...

Is it Normal to Resent Your Former Bullies?

Is it Normal to Resent Your Former Bullies?

Question: “Is it normal to still feel resentment at 20 for being bullied by being slapped, kicked, punched, headbutted, threatened and insulted at school?” Answer: Yes, these feelings are absolutely normal… they’re also not very healthy. If you think it’s strange that...

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