Man Repellent

It was one of the best days of my life and probably one of his worst. I was in Annapolis, Maryland, preparing to speak at the United States Naval Academy when he walked in the door. This kid was larger than life and a “Firstie”, or a Senior Midshipman. He had started his academic career […]

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SUPERFICIAL

A young man walks into the law offices of Joe Miller, a small time attorney in the city of Philadelphia.  Miller appears to be more like a shyster than an actual lawyer, and this young man, Andrew Beckett, had seen Miller’s cheesy TV commercial and is there for urgent legal help. It’s the mid-1980’s, and […]

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Playing the Victim

You know, when you drop an egg on the kitchen floor, it always breaks?  And if you ignore that stupid little gas-pump-shaped light on your dashboard, the car will eventually run out of gas?  100% of the time.  And, almost without fail, if you walk up to a really big dude and call him a […]

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Supergroup?

I have finally resolved that I am a superhero geek.  When I was a kid, I used to trace pictures of Iron Man out of comic books.  I had a garbage lid painted red, white and blue.  I wore capes around the house.  Don’t lie to me.  Most of you guys did the same thing.  […]

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