I Guess it Depends Who You're Searching

I was listening to a story on Morning Edition the other day about private pilots outraged over unnecessary searches of their planes for illegal drugs. From the article: Young says since Jan. 1, CBP has researched 474 flights and made law enforcement contacts with 25 pilots on the ground, resulting…

HR Giger was Weird

HR Giger died today. The "Alien" movie series had a pretty heavy impression on me as a kid; I remember watching "Aliens" when I was very young (five?, six?) and being absolutely terrified. Strange aside: my grandmother was a big Sci-Fi fan and lent me the "Aliens" VHS. My mom…