Category Archives: interesting observations

I think I’m disappointed.

When I was a young child, 7 or 8 years old and many years ago, my family didn’t have a car and our recreational activities were pretty much confined to where we could walk. But then, one weekend, the couple … Continue reading

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I need a little help here.

As some of you may or may not know, my weekly column is published not only in some Indiana towns but also in an English language newspaper for British ex-pats living in Costa Blanca, Spain. Yesterday, I received this e-mail … Continue reading

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Go figure.

Thumbing through a ‘what to do’ weekend insert in the Fort Myers newspaper, I came across an ad that caught my attention. It was for a country club in Naples, Florida that was featuring an ‘open to the public’ invitation … Continue reading

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New Year’s past.

Now that my New Year’s Column has been published, I guess its safe to put it on here. Sorry you don’t get to read it until after the paying customers but that’s the way the world works. My column for … Continue reading

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I can’t get the math to work.

Publishers Clearing House is running their promotion offering 1 winner a million dollars a year for the rest of their life plus the lifetime of a person of the winner’s choosing. IF the winner is 25, lives an additional 50 … Continue reading

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idiot commercials.

There is a truck dealer in Bloomington, Indiana who is having a truck sale for the month of September and he is calling this promotion ‘the truck-tember’ sale. I refuse to buy anything from a business who feels the need … Continue reading

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Pictures worth a thousand words.

A few weeks back, I posted a story about evil men and coffee cups. At the time I wrote it, the cup featured in the story was packed away in preparation for our trip home so I couldn’t include a … Continue reading

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