WD Fyfe

A Sideways Glare at Contemporary Society

When The Mind Wanders!

Some mornings, before the caffeine kicks in, my mind tends to wander.  Here are a few thoughts.  I’ve dressed them up a bit for public consumption and there is a … Continue reading

July 28, 2015 · 1 Comment

The War On Skinny Jeans

The attack headlines read, “Skinny Jeans May Cause Health Problems.”  Read about it here.  Puh-leeze!  This kind of fear mongering is not helping to advance the conversation we need to … Continue reading

June 26, 2015 · 3 Comments

Hivemind: It’s No Coincidence

I don’t believe in coincidences.  They are the transparent devices of CSI (in its many incarnations) and bad mystery novels.  Over the years, I’ve found that when random acts are … Continue reading

March 20, 2013 · 2 Comments

My New Pinterest Friend

These days we are still distinguishing between our regular friends (notice I didn’t say real) and our electronic ones.  That’s not going to go on forever.  Grumble all you want … Continue reading

November 2, 2012 · Leave a comment

The Retort: A Fading Art Form

Even though I spend most of my time running a losing race with technology, I love it.  I look at kids phone-thumbing their way across the virtual universe and think … Continue reading

August 31, 2012 · Leave a comment

Pinterest: A New Kid on the Block

As the Age of Ego reaches ever more dizzying heights, you would think there were enough Social Media sites out there to last us through the next millennium – but … Continue reading

March 23, 2012 · 2 Comments

The Twitterpatter of Little Tweets

I’m way too old to understand Twitter.  I know what it is – obviously – I don’t live in a cave.  But I have no emotional attachment to it; therefore, … Continue reading

March 5, 2012 · Leave a comment

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