Microkhan by Brendan I. Koerner

Entries Tagged as 'alligators'

By Accident of Birth

October 21st, 2011 · Comments Off on By Accident of Birth

I am sure that hunting alligators on the Bayou is an especially tricky way to make one’s living. But according to this profile of a lady far tougher than I’ll ever be, the vocation is at least somewhat easier if you have the good fortune to belong to a favored family: Victoria Bouvier, a 41-year-old […]


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“Living Dinosaurs” Will Kill Us All

February 11th, 2009 · Comments Off on “Living Dinosaurs” Will Kill Us All

My son’s first birthday was on Sunday, so I just took him to the pediatrician for his one-year checkup. At the end of the appointment, I was handed a sheet detailing the main hazards that kids like Maceo face: Tylenol tablets, shade cords, plastic bags, etc. Useful advice, for sure. But why didn’t the doc […]


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