You can’t trust others to be your heroes

An angry anon makes a good point on the nature of heroes, and what one should do when faced with their imperfections (or downright moral failures): Fucking this.  You can’t trust others to be your heroes. It’s important to remember that you never truly know your heroes.  Heroes are just people. People change.  People are … More You can’t trust others to be your heroes

Otter Birthday Feast

An otter named Warabi (わらび) from the Omoriyama zoo from the Akita prefecture in Japan recently celebrated their 6th birthday (on 7/16).  A sushi feast was given to him/her in celebration: The feast included slices of raw fish, apples, crab and even a crawdad.  The apples were carved with the animal’s name and age.  The … More Otter Birthday Feast

10000 Years Later

Perhaps the alliance with the humans was a mistake: On a more serious point, this can happen to us as individuals as well.  Ally yourself with the wrong career, corporation, spouse or what have you, and perhaps 20 years down the road the same thing would have happened to you.  One must be always vigilant … More 10000 Years Later