Monthly Archives: April 2013

A scary time.

A couple of weeks ago, Susie and I took our granddaughter on an outing. It was sort of a self serving trip because I remember how much I enjoyed learning history and since she is getting old enough to appreciate … Continue reading

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What the Hell??

While watching the news this morning, I read the following sentence on the news crawler across the bottom of the television screen: ‘Taliban announces start of Spring offensive in Afghanistan.’ Did I wander into some kind of alternate universe? I … Continue reading

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Where’s Heloise when you need her??

Yesterday afternoon, my wife, Susie, made a pot of coffee using a package of some stuff we got for Christmas. The package contained Raspberry Chocolate coffee. I am not a big fan of flavored coffee, having been raised in a … Continue reading

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A question for the masses.

It’s a rainy day leaving my wife, Susie and I with some time on our hands. Might want to take in a movie. Checked the listings at the 2 dollar theater. Not much there but did note one title I … Continue reading

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In today’s news — Another reason for me not to wear one.

That idiot in North Korea wants to blow us out of existence but our top story today is even more important: http://shine.yahoo.com/healthy-living/braless-best-study-says-bras-breasts-saggier-161300096.html

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Paranoia #51. I’m wondering if……

someone sneaked into our house and replaced our eating utensils. This might seem a bit paranoid but i’m pretty sure this is not the first time that someone is out to get me. I began suspecting that something had changed … Continue reading

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Compromise?? What the hell is that?

How about this idea? Why don’t our leaders do a little compromising and ask the folks on the left of the political fence to give up fighting a voter ID law and the folks on the right to give up … Continue reading

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In this morning’s news. —- I guess you can call it that.

The Internet is fast becoming the media of choice for folks to turn to for their news. It is so much easier and faster. You don’t have to walk outside the front door to pick up a newspaper. The effect … Continue reading

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In today’s news, P. T. Barnum was right.

Anyone out there know anything about bitcoins? Just in case you’ve been spending all your online time looking at cute kitten pictures, I’ll tell you what I know about it. Bitcoins are an internet generated virtual money system that is … Continue reading

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I’m baffled again. Not that’s any kind of breaking news.

When I first began drinking coffee, you could buy ground coffee beans in one of two sizes; 1 pound and 3 pound containers. Tonight, I went to the store and found a plethora of container sizes. I ended up with … Continue reading

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