Cartoon Tomfoolery (#353)

You are invited to play this quick minor league-version of the The New Yorker Caption Contest. Every week I enter the contest in the magazine. Below are five captions. Three are the magazine’s semifinal selections, one is the winner, and two are mine. See if you can guess which are which. […] Continue reading »

Curiosity on Mars

A science fiction reader I’ve never been. Nevertheless I’ve always had a keen interest in science and make a consistent effort to keep up with developments. Astronomy is one subject that invariably attracts my interest, perhaps because it readily invites the really big questions – Where did we come? Why […] Continue reading »