The red light runners among us | Chuck's World
Last updated 6/29/2020 at 12:10pm
In the spirit of civil disobedience that has swept over the land, I made an illegal U-turn last weekend.
This isn't a metaphor. It's also not an act of rebellion against the tyranny of traffic laws. There wasn't that much thought involved. I'm calling it a crime of passion.
I just missed my turn. My brain has been slowly leaking out through my ears for the past three months anyway, an experience I share with essentially everyone else. You can call it COVID cognition, or whatever fancy name you want. I tend to think of it as cottonmouth of the brain, weeks of social isolation and low-level t...