God kills puppies. God also allowed Donald Trump to be elected President of the United States. What type of God does such things? It would seem that theodicy remains a problem in the twenty-first century.
I offer the obligatory, "I hope your holidays were restful, productive, and merry". In all honesty, I ain't got much to say beyond that right now.
Carrie Fisher, Princess Leia, reformed and honest alcoholic and coke head, daughter of Hollywood royalty, lover of animals and humans, great actress, sexy Jabba the Hutt slave girl, and all around cool people, has passed away. She was only 60-years-old.
Several days before, George Michael, the amazing singer, songwriter, all around talent, fashion maven, masculinity expanding, and gift to the world also passed away on Christmas Day. He was only 53-years-old.
Thoughts, impressions, feelings, or the like? Should we start a dead pool?
What should the soundtrack for this year be?