Here for It w/ R. Eric Thomas, #193

Hi! It's R. Eric Thomas. From the internet?Hi!This week: Thank you for being a friend, Tracee Ellis Ross; plus another journey into Lovecraft Country. Some members of David’s church were asking for our new address so he checked with me to see if I’d be okay with him sharing it. Eventually, it will be in the updated church directory and at some point in the hopefully not-too-distant future we’ll have the church over for a housewarming in the backyard, so it’s not like we were planning to live in secrecy. But I did appreciate him checking with me because one never knows when I’ll be on my paranoid conspiracy theorist nonsense, trying to erase my digital footprint despite the fact that I wrote a whole book that was like “here is my life and my thoughts and identifying details about what I do and where.” That said, I was purposefully vague about certain things in my book because I don’t need people showing up to my parents’ house or whatnot. Not that that happens, but one can never invent too many wild scenarios in one’s head, can one? Every once in a while I think about forming a shell corporation and transferring the deed of our house to the corporation for an extra level of obfuscation. But that’s just a completely reasonable preventative measure on the odd chance that, say, Tucker Carlson complains about my column on his show and I get a bunch of

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