Tag Archives: pandemic

Boy With Shovel: The Misfits (Let’s Abort Texas)

Boy With Shovel: The Misfits (Let’s Abort Texas)

Chad M. Christensen’s newest Boy With Shovel column, “The Misfits (Let’s Abort Texas),” is about the current state of affairs, shady politicians, and Texas.

My Summer of Seeing Friends: “If Not Now, When?”

The fall equinox is upon us and, as the seasons change, Nancy Townsley reflects on her summer spent connecting with friends during these COVID times. 

The Top 10 Reasons To Get Vaccinated Against COVID (Annotated, 2021)

Either you’re fully vaccinated by now or you’ve decided against it (or you’re under 12). For the unvaccinated, read Nancy Townsley’s reasons to just go get the vaccine already.

Boy With Shovel: The Wasp (and the Avocado Jungle of Death)

Chad M. Christensen’s next Boy With Shovel column, “The Wasp (and the Avocado Jungle of Death),” is about a battle with an angry wasp and a B movie from the ’80s.

Pandemic Diaries: Rise Up Like an Animal!

In Linda Rand’s latest Pandemic Diaries entry “Rise Up Like an Animal!,” she ponders our attempt to return to routines during the COVID Delta variant outbreak. 

Getting Vaccinated Against COVID Is Similar to Kicking the Smoking Habit

Urging some folks to finally get vaccinated against COVID is akin to pleading with smokers to stop smoking, Nancy Townsley examines the comparison.