The Compleat Heretic's Publications:
This page was last modified on 1 March 2016.
Occasionally, I use Facebook Notes to indulge in discourse.
So NC State has a new Men's Basketball coach... (7 April 2011)
Identifying the source and detailing the consequences of the Curse of Herb Sendek
On Military Support of Republicans; or, Why I Am a Republican . . . and an Anti-Democrat (21 April 2011)
Why servicemembers and veterans disproportionately vote Republican . . . and why I hate Democrats
On RUSH's album 2112, with emphasis on the rock suite "2112" (3 August 2011)
My interpretation of RUSH's album 2112 and the title rock suite "2112"
Dream of the Stolen Combat Boots (27 February 2013)
My attempt to attribute meaning to one of my otherwise inherently meaningless vivid dreams
Obama Couplet #1 (2 March 2013)
Mocking a demagogue on the occasion of his "Jedi mind meld" Star Wars-Star Trek solecism
Why the Mormons Matter (23 July 2013)
My reflection on how the Mormons help us better understand the origins of Christianity
Nietzsche's Birthday 2013 Commentaries (19 October 2013)
Going Nietzschean on Friedrich Nietzsche's birthday: A Young Nietzschean's Paean to the Master,
A Nietzschean Response to Abortion, and A Nietzschean Critique of the "New Atheists"
DAMN, WHAT A PLAY! (25 November 2013)
Commenting on Coach Ron Rivera and the Carolina Panthers going for the 1st down on 4th and 10 on their own 20-yard line to defeat the Miami Dolphins on 24 November 2013
Santa Claus isn't coming to town . . . (25 December 2013)
My childhood reminiscence of losing faith in Santa Claus and being a smart ass about it
Checks and Balances (19 April 2014)
Musing on the Constitutional safeguards against tyranny, having read James Madison's Federalist 47
Use the Farce, Matt, use the Farce . . . (18 December 2015)
Relating how I learned to stop hating Wesley Crusher thanks to The Big Bang Theory's comedic usage of the wholly unnecessary Star Wars-Star Trek conflict
Being All I Could Be; or, I Was Like This Before I Enlisted (29 February 2016)
Offering a block of instruction to a civilian ignorant of how the U.S. Army creates American soldiers
Being All I Could Be; or, The Best of Both Worlds (29 February 2016)
Explaining and justifying why I chose not to pursue a U.S. Army career and instead return to civilian life