The Rest of the Story

Writers in Canada are getting screwed. Colleges and universities are bypassing royalties paid to writers, either by refusing to use copyrighted works, or by attempts to stretch the legal definition of “fair dealing” and continuing to use copyrighted works without...

Geno 2.0

It’s here! My testing kit for National Geographic’s Genographic Project. It’s like my birthday and Winter Solstice all bundled together. In the original Genographic Project, participants submitted a cheek swab and received in return information about their deep...

The Most Wonderful Time of the Year

I know exactly how this guy feels: 1996 Staples Commercial As much as I love my kids, as much as I’ve enjoyed spending time with them over the summer, I do still have to concern myself with minor details such as earning a living. The bank doesn’t give me time off...