“Alexa, will you please forgive us?”

A "Just post SOMETHING already!" Jam I’m far from the first to note this, but must admit that I am not very comfortable with our emerging digital assistant lifestyle; it doesn't enforce the common etiquette of manners observed in politer society. We, on our thrones of sentient thought, simply tell our digital underlings what to … Continue reading “Alexa, will you please forgive us?”

A brief personal interaction with modern sports medicine

Maybe I need to reflect on the very real possibility that I'm just a bit salty about this whole thing because, when I was playing sports in school, our wound care consisted of an old toolbox full of glorified duct tape, an ice machine that might have a few cubes but only if the Pepsi wasn't selling well that night, and no shortage of dads who would loiter around the bench laughing at your grotesquely swollen ankle telling you to "walk it off".