Monthly Archives: February 2020

Suspension of disbelief

Am in the middle of watching the second season of The Crown with D.  We basically find it enjoyable.  My only complaint is that I sometimes find it very hard to suspend my sense of disbelief that the characters all … Continue reading

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No blondes allowed

This article about a 1969 episode in Potomac, MD, in which a school implemented anti-blonde apartheid during National Brotherhood Week,  is deeply fascinating. The blond students were forced to use separate restrooms, doors and drinking fountains, relegated to separate tables … Continue reading


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