Paul Landry

2020-10-06: R.I.P. Eddie Van Halen

2020-05-04: Happy Cinco de Cuatro everyone!

2020-04-30: “Covid-19 coronavirus is still new to humans, so we don’t have as much immune protection built …

2020-03-24: 🎶 Listening to “Brown Sugar” by ZZ Top from the album ZZ Top’s First Album…

2020-03-19: “A government simulation last year named ‘Crimson Contagion’ made it clear the …

2020-03-16: “Mr. Jones, who has used his radio show and website to promote conspiracy theories, is falsely …

2020-03-16: “The best thing federal regulatory agencies can do to stop coronavirus right now is to …

2020-03-10: Deciding to “wipe out the scourge of education once and for all,” DeVos said that, within days of …

2020-03-06: “Nothing makes government grow like a crisis.” –> Coronavirus Will Be Deadly To Your …

2020-03-05: “Mike, you were supposed to tell God to make Sleepy Joe lose,” Trump snapped. “A lot of good your …

2020-03-05: First coronavirus (COVID-19) case in Tennessee. Gov. Bill Lee announces first confirmed case of …

2020-03-04: Anderson Design Group 2020 Tornado Relief: Spirit of Nashville #MtJuliet #Nashville #tornado …

2020-03-03: To family and friends: we are okay. The tornado missed us, but not by much. We have some minor …

2020-03-02: R.I.P. James Lipton –> James Lipton, ‘Inside the Actors Studio’ Host, Dies at 93

2020-03-02: “Absent policy changes, the federal government continues to face an unsustainable long-term …

2020-03-01: So, in other words, just like everything else…

2020-02-29: Outstanding: “The question of whether Confederate symbols represent heritage or hatred has …

2020-02-27: “Pence has a track record of ignoring public health evidence” –> Mike Pence, who enabled an HIV …

2020-02-27: “It’s impossible to overstate just how much governments hate not being able to read your mail, …

2020-02-27: “Speaking to reporters at the White House, Trump said that he was already in the process of crafting …

2020-02-26: “The confusion over vaccine development points to a much bigger problem” –> Trump’s …

2020-02-21: “That Confederate monuments were erected as a result of the era’s racial animus is …

2020-02-18: “Barr’s big complaint is that the president is so overt with the sleazy pressure” …

2020-02-13: “What this budget tells us is that this Republican president is a big spender […] …

2020-02-11: Cato: “We are marching into a fiscal crisis and our elected leaders seem to have no idea how …

2020-02-06: Looking for the answers to ax² + bx + c = 0? A mathematician has rediscovered a technique that the …

2020-02-03: “A young Waylon Jennings, playing bass in Holly’s backing band” –> Waylon Jennings’ …

2020-02-03: February 3rd: The Day the Music Died (1959).

2020-01-29: Indeed! “There’s a lot of people we can put a bust of that didn’t raise arms …

2020-01-28: Reason: If Investigating Joe Biden Was Perfectly Legitimate, Why Deny a Quid Pro Quo?

2020-01-27: “[G]oddammit, we need more people in the public arena who stick to their principles even in …

2020-01-27: “[T]he thing to remember is that she is not stupid — but she thinks you are.” –> What …

2020-01-26: “Third grader Henry Boyer, of Howell, Michigan, was so blown away by the University of Michigan …

2020-01-26: “A small team of agents spent years investigating whether one of Washington’s closest allies was …

2020-01-24: “Still, it is telling that Trump and his allies have all but admitted to the basic charges …

2020-01-23: Gosh I wish I could get Apple Music in macOS Catalina to actually quit when I click the …

2020-01-23: “all you gotta do is start making things go wrong and Virginia can spiral out to fucking full blown …

2020-01-22: “Senator McConnell to the white courtesy phone; a Mr. Hamilton would like to have a word with …

2020-01-21: “Australia’s biggest mining company announced today that coal output was down because of smoke …

2020-01-20: “Stressing that their duty to uphold the Constitution required impartiality in their role as …

2020-01-19: Michael Shannon was wrongly convicted of murder, even though two jurors voted to acquit him — a …

2020-01-19: It’s about fucking time: “A freshman representative has filed a bill to remove Nathan Bedford …

2020-01-16: “If recent history is any guide, President Trump’s impeachment trial will be an intensely partisan …

2020-01-13: “Neil Peart, the longtime drummer for the Canadian band Rush [was] perhaps [rock’s] most articulate …

2020-01-13: “Trump came into office promising to eliminate the national debt in eight years, and …

2020-01-13: “The Rush drummer and lyricist known for his intricate yet explosive playing has died at 67. …

2020-01-10: R.I.P. Neil Peart Rush Drummer Neil Peart Dies at 67

2020-01-09: “The truth is rather different. Given the reckless and incompetent way Trump dragged this …

2020-01-08: Music City Miracle +20 years. Music City Miracle #Titans #TitanUp

2020-01-06: “The vice president says assassinated Iranian general Qasem Soleimani was involved in the September …

2020-01-06: “[M]anifesto-wielding conservatives are trying to reshape the GOP into a movement against …

2020-01-06: “Meanwhile, it hasn’t taken long for the administration’s justification […] …

2020-01-05: “You don’t go from 2-4 to the playoffs without believing” How the once 2-4 Titans did a complete 180 …

2019-12-31: PRO TIP: For the very best vodka martini/gibson—oh, who’m I kidding here… for the very …

2019-12-31: Happy New Year, y’all 🍸. #Martini #Gibson #GibsonMartini #NewYear #NewYearsEve

2019-12-30: I really — REALLY — miss the iTunes progress bar.

2019-12-23: Happy Festivus, everyone!

2019-12-22: “The N.F.L. looks remarkably spry at 100 years old.” Beautiful. Violent. American. How the N.F.L. …

2019-12-16: No comment necessary: “I’m a professional at technology.” Donald Trump’s 199 …

2019-12-12: “The oldest story ever told is on a cave wall in Indonesia. It shows people hunting animals …

2019-12-11: It’s time to move the Nathan Bedford Forrest bust from Tennessee’s Capitol, GOP leader …

2019-12-01: And I’m nervous, because I’m afraid of cops. I always thought I was most afraid of bears, but at …

2019-12-01: “Fool Us” is, in other words, an island of civility and generosity in our cruel, contentious and …

2019-11-20: Often when I’m feeling tense or worked up, I go back and read Perfect by Jim Coudal. By the time I’m …

2019-11-20: That’s right: “At the same time that Democrats are holding impeachment inquiries to …

2019-11-19: “But one thing is clear: Republicans aren’t Democrats and hate anybody who is, and …

2019-11-17: “In the 2017 fiscal year, FedEx owed more than $1.5 billion in taxes. The next year, it owed …

2019-11-17: “That it took barely 12 hours to issue the punishments spoke to how distasteful the NFL considered …

2019-11-14: “In a major victory for privacy rights at the border, a federal court in Boston ruled today …

2019-11-12: “Australia had an unusually dry day. For the first time in recorded history, not a drop fell …

2019-11-07: “Everyone is entitled to their religious beliefs, but religious beliefs do not include a license to …

2019-11-01: Really loving my AirPods Pro. I’m… what? What? No, I can’t hear you, let me switch to …

2019-10-29: xkcd: Emulation

2019-10-17: “Every decision the City of Memphis has made throughout this process has been thoughtful and …

2019-10-13: “Hey Darryl.” “Hey Darryl.” “What?!” “Coal mining and truck driving are not exactly jobs of the …

2019-10-10: “Years after surveillance reforms, federal personnel can’t seem to comply with the Fourth …

2019-10-10: “Contrary to what the judge thinks, the only thing that has been made clear is just how …

2019-10-06: R.I.P. Ginger Baker Ginger Baker, Powerhouse Jazz-Rock Drummer for Cream, Dies at 80

2019-10-05: “A recurring theme throughout Donald Trump’s presidency has been his inability to distinguish …

2019-09-28: Nashville Scene: Tennessee’s Congressional Republicans Think You’re Stupid

2019-09-28: xkcd: Drone Fishing

2019-09-21: “Stanley Nelson […] does the finest job possible of showcasing an incredible array of …

2019-09-20: “On a scale of 1 to 100, how many words do you know?” — Zach Galifianakis to Keanu Reeves, Between …

2019-09-19: “You’ve proved tonight you’re not just a great athlete […] you’re also a great sport …

2019-09-16: “I’m on an all protein diet, but I’m also doing carbs.”

2019-09-13: “Ok. I want a grande, triple non-fat, half-decaf, soy milk, French roast, caramel cappuccino. Ok? …

2019-09-13: “[Eddie] George doesn’t have to play this role for the Titans, but he has, time and again.” Eddie …

2019-09-12: “A discredited theory, rooted in notions of white racial superiority, brought us the term …

2019-09-12: “On Wednesday, the [British] government was forced to release its no-deal contingency plans, …

2019-09-10: “Bloggers […] say, ‘as a comedian, don’t you realize you’re supposed to evolve with your …

2019-09-08: “[T]oo many view this as a business story about an industry struggling with change and …

2019-09-07: “Fainting-couch conservatism strikes again: A University of Alabama dean of students is out of a job …

2019-09-06: Vinyl Is Poised to Outsell CDs For the First Time Since 1986

2019-09-06: “An unearthed album by the legendary jazz saxophonist John Coltrane has been hidden in plain …

2019-08-30: “The N.C.A.A. adjusted some of its football rules for this season. We read the rule book so …

2019-08-29: “Misinformation about vaccines is as contagious and dangerous as the diseases it helps to spread” …

2019-08-28: “An outcome that’s all too rare.” Atlanta Cop Gets Fired, Sent to Jail for …

2019-08-22: “A new iPhone accessory will help you take selfies with your cat—it’s called divorce and it retails …

2019-08-22: 🎶Listening to “Miles Runs the Voodoo Down” by Miles Davis from the album Bitches …

2019-08-16: R.I.P. Peter Fonda. Peter Fonda, ‘Easy Rider’ Actor and Screenwriter, Is Dead at 79

2019-08-15: “The war in Afghanistan has become America’s longest war not because U.S. security interests …

2019-08-07: “In any other business, hard work is something to behold. Why not in film performance?” …

2019-08-06: “The data on bananas causing suicide is about as conclusive,” said Dr. Ferguson. “Literally. The …

2019-06-01: Working a little in my home office this morning and just got a phone call—I don’t think …

2019-05-08: Surprise: A viral study is junk science. No, 13 Reasons Why Is Not Making Tons of Teens Commit …

2019-04-21: Remembering Prince Rogers Nelson 6.7.58 — 4.21.16 #prince #purplerain #purplereign

2019-04-21: Happy Esther!

2019-04-17: “I’d tell you to go to hell, but I never want to see you again.” — Mack …

2019-04-15: Just re-watching The Post (2017), and I keep feeling like I’m watching Tom Hanks guest hosting Mr. …

2019-04-11: Just passed an #AppleMaps car ~15 miles east of Knoxville, TN on I-40.

2019-03-23: “Karate! Karate-karate! Regular punch! Just kidding, that was karate…” —DJ …

2019-03-21: “For me, it turned out that without Facebook, there wasn’t much I really missed out on — …

2019-03-17: “What I can tell you is this: this is not Stu’s first marriage. There was a whore in Las Vegas a …

2019-02-08: R.I.P. Albert Finney. Albert Finney, five-time Oscar nominee, dead at 82

2019-01-30: “Alright, but apart from the sanitation, the medicine, education, wine, public order, irrigation, …

2019-01-07: “I’m Penn Jillette, and along with all the Moxie Games event organizers, hosts and commentators, we …

2019-01-03: Disney•Pixar: Meet Ducky (voice of Keegan-Michael Key) and Bunny (voice of Jordan Peele) in this new …

2018-12-27: Ok, so 3 days in and I can see that I’ll soon be acclimated to the Touch Bar, I love—LOVE—being able …

2018-12-19: Popular Science: “Your super liberal and super conservative relatives might all have one thing …

2018-12-18: “Getting fired for ethics violations in the Trump administration is like being fired from the …

2018-12-17: “WASHINGTON (The Borowitz Report)—In a tense meeting on Monday, leading Cabinet members warned …

2018-12-16: CBS Sunday Morning: “Of all the letters to Santa, it’s this one about Santa that stands out. …

2018-12-14: Sports Illustrated: Epic ending in Chargers-Chiefs overshadows poor job by officials. Bad and missed …

2018-12-11: HBO: A Vice Special Report — Panic: The Untold Story of the 2008 Financial Crisis. Fascinating.

2018-12-06: NFL Twitter Reacts to Derrick Henry’s Historic Run.

2018-12-05: “Those who travel the high road of humility in Washington, D.C. are not bothered by heavy traffic.” …

2018-12-05: The Atlantic: Top 25 News Photos of 2018.

2018-11-16: Can’t remember the last time I saw one of these… #stuckeys

2018-11-16: There is a museum for everything:

2018-11-15: “Jamie invented a great game called ‘Paxton or Pullman, Bridges or …

2018-11-12: R.I.P. Stan Lee Stan Lee, Marvel Comicbook Legend, Dies at 95

2018-11-11: Do you believe in miracles? Titans Turn in Dominating Performance in 34-10 Win Over Patriots.

2018-11-08: “When natural disasters happen, presidents respond in different ways. Some presidents wonder how …

2018-11-05: “A nun in Columbia, who had lived in a convent for eight years, has left the clergy to become a porn …

2018-11-05: “Rapper 50 Cent continued his long-standing feud with Ja Rule by buying 200 front row tickets to his …

2018-11-04: “I love the way you, uh, uh… cross examine!”

2018-11-03: I just love when a Mexican restaurant has the Modelo Especial on draft! #beer

2018-10-28: The Pantomime Horse is a Secret Agent Film Monty Python’s Flying Circus, S3E4 “Blood, Devastation, …

2018-10-15: R.I.P. Paul Allen, Microsoft Co-Founder.

2018-10-10: “The testers found embarrassing, elementary screw-ups of the sort that would get a middle school …

2018-10-05: Remembering Steve Jobs 7 years on.

2018-10-04: 1,000+ Law Professors Can’t Be Wrong…

2018-10-03: TechMeme: “From the Department of ‘I wish we had this back in the day’, if you are currently …

2018-09-30: Oh, goddamn!!! It is International Blasphemy Day. #blasphemy #goddamn

2018-09-29: Happy National Coffee Day folks! ☕️☕️☕️ #coffee

2018-09-28: “Do you like websites?” — Zach Galifianakis, Between Two Ferns with Zach Galifianakis, E3 Jon Hamm.

2018-09-27: ARS: What is atrial fibrillation, and why is your watch telling you about it? We explain why …

2018-09-26: “I’d rather say ‘I’m sorry I did’ rather than ‘I wish I had’ you know?” — Quincy Jones, Quincy …

2018-09-21: Got my leather case on Wednesday, now just waiting on UPS… #iPhoneXSMax

2018-09-20: PopSci: “‘There is no lie detector, neither man nor machine,’ the first empirical review of the …

2018-09-18: NY Times Back Story: “On this day in 1851, the first edition of The New York Times was printed. …

2018-09-13: Watching/listening to this past Saturday’s Austin City Limits featuring Herbie Hancock. Nice.

2018-09-13: “Did you like the iPhone X? You’ll like the iPhone XS. If you didn’t, well, tough luck. …

2018-09-13: Happy Programmer’s Day!!!

2018-09-11: “Those in authority should take appropriate precautions to protect our citizens. BUT WE WILL …

2018-09-08: “Since 9/11, more Americans have been killed on U.S. soil by white supremacists than by any other …

2018-09-06: Dana Carvey Show Leftover Beatle Memories.

2018-09-06: R.I.P. Burt Reynolds

2018-09-02: Ok, so well, foot surgery sucks… I mean, in case you were wondering.

2018-08-23: ☕️ Coffee time! ☕️ @CommunityCoffee #DarkRoast brewed with my old faithful @BUNN #NHS. Ahhhh… …

2018-08-20: “And look: everyone knows he [Trump] doesn’t know a lot of things, but occasionally it’s important …

2018-08-20: “U.S. factories now manufacture twice as much as they did in 1984, but they do it with one-third …

2018-08-17: Forbes (via Quora): Why Was Alan Shepard Allowed To Bring Golf Clubs To The Moon? #space #apollo …

2018-08-16: R.I.P. Aretha Franklin.

2018-08-12: “Where I grew up the Klan burned crosses in front of people’s houses and called it …

2018-08-04: Watching Raiders!: The Story of the Greatest Fan Film Ever Made on @Netflix. #raiders #fanfilm …

2018-07-31: “Can’t really swing that, Lloyd—our credit line’s overextended since we had Cheap Trick play at the …

2018-07-29: “I believe it was Robin Zander of Cheap Trick who said, ‘I want you to want me,’ well if I sang that …

2018-07-25: “Do you want me to give you my ‘things I don’t care about’ speech again? Because, you know, …

2018-07-11: 🎶Listening to “Maxwell’s Silver Hammer” by The Beatles from the album Abbey …

2018-07-10: Just received my THREE MISSIONS edition @FieldNotesBrand: “Although assembled capsule is rated for …

2018-07-09: Oh yeah baby!!! Just received my backer disc of #DirectorsCut! Well worth the wait!!! Streaming the …

2018-07-06: “But why?” you ask. “Why did dudes everywhere, acting independently of one another, arrive at this …

2018-07-03: “Zooey, you are about to marry one of the most honest, kind and fun-loving people I’ve ever …

2018-06-29: Happy National Camera Day! #NationalCameraDay

2018-06-26: “Fake philanthropy and faux anonymity!” Larry David and the Game Theory of Anonymous Donations

2018-06-25: Decades before the word “selfie” exploded into popular culture, NASA astronaut Buzz Aldrin shot the …

2018-06-21: Vox: The summer solstice is here: 6 things to know about the longest day of the year #solstice …

2018-06-10: “First the monkey, now my hat—how much worse can this day get?”

2018-06-06: Excited.

2018-06-02: “Excuse me, Miss… Miss Pyle? Uh, M- Missy? I… I bought the reward to have dinner with you…” — Penn …

2018-06-01: “The results suggest dogs do seem to prefer the canine version of baby talk. But why do we have the …

2018-05-27: “Look, every man should know how to do seven things, and tying a tie is one of them. […] The …

2018-05-26: R.I.P. Alan Bean, 4th to Walk on the Moon. nyti.ms/2JbfUWQ

2018-05-22: 🎶Listening to “Drive My Car” by The Beatles from the album Rubber Soul.

2018-05-16: 🎶Listening to “Have You Met Miss Jones” by Mike Jones & Penn Jillette from the album …

2018-05-14: R.I.P. Margot Kidder (Lois Lane in the original “Superman” films) Variety

2018-05-09: Duh! President Trump finally admits that “fake news” just means news he doesn’t like

2018-05-08: Obama: “[T]here will always be changes in policies and priorities from one Administration to the …

2018-05-08: How Ink is Made

2018-05-08: The simple mind fears what it does not understand.

2018-05-01: Zipper merge people. Zipper merge. In light of the fatal car crash that closed I-40 this morning, …

2018-04-28: Spotted at the grocery store… wow! #film #camera

2018-04-27: “Sick deck, brah. Although if it was me, I’d double up on the grip tape on my topsheet so I don’t …

2018-04-27: “It’s hard not to like BattleBots.” Indeed. Wired: THE TERRIFYING TECHNOLOGICAL TACTICS BEHIND …

2018-04-27: “Not all my friends are atheists, but all my friends can take a joke.” — Penn Jillette, …

2018-04-23: “No one questions if beef has protein, and yet they probably don’t recall in the same thought that …

2018-04-23: Wall Street Journal: Google collects more data than Facebook, so why aren’t we talking about it? …

2018-04-20: “If you decide to take a quick ride on a motorcycle or eat nothing but candy for a week, your …

2018-04-19: “I’m like a breakup he can’t get over.” —James Comey on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, …

2018-04-19: After nearly two years of investigation, there will be no criminal charges in Prince’s death. …

2018-04-19: 🎶Listening to “The Most Beautiful Girl in the World” by Prince from the album The Gold …

2018-04-19: 🎵 Listening to Booty Time by Disco Express (from the motion picture The Adventures of Ford …

2018-04-17: It always cracks me up to see Iron Man wearing his Black Sabbath t-shirt!

2018-04-17: This is truly sad: As Prince Heirs Stew, Bankers & Lawyers Cash in on Estate …

2018-04-16: “Long before the age of digital cameras and selfies, Kodachrome was the gold standard of color …

2018-04-13: “Facebook is facing criticism today — and losing its users’ trust — not because they’ve been naive …

2018-04-12: There simply is no middle-ground of Lincoln styling: every vehicle they make is either exquisite or …