Wild lettuce to help pain

This looks very familiar in my yard. Go here for more info: lettuce

"I’m surprised I haven’t come across wild lettuce as an alternative to toxic pain, migraine and anxiety pills, but a rece

Linux on Chromebook

Installing Ubuntu Linux on my Chromebook as per these instructions: lifehacker. I hope it works! And I hope I like it. I got tired of some of the limitations of the ChromeOS. I’ll still be able to toggle back and forth between the t

Hotdog from Reggio’s

At Chicago, Illinois (41.883222, -87.632496)

Just had a hotdog from Reggio’s at O’Hare. I’m told that’s a real Chicago style dog. It was good!

Wife’s Jetta

Driving wife’s Jetta while my car gets serviced. I called it a piece of $h!+ while I tried to climb out. Its door hit me in the forehead during the struggle.

So, I guess we’re even.

If a man speaks in the forest…

Joke we heard Lee Child telling (though we’re fairly sure he’s not the author)…

"If a man speaks in the forest and his wife is not there to hear it, is he still wrong?"

Putting Words in Mark Twain’s Mouth

Nice list: Putting Words in Mark Twain’s Mouth

I wonder if any of these are on that list

  • “It’s easier to fool people than to convince them they have been fooled!” — Mark Twain
  • “The fact
  • One of the all-time great rock-era lyricists

    Listening to Don Henley this morning. He is one of the all-time great lyricists/poets. Just thought I’d say so. Then

    Extra recess time alleviates ADHD

    Interesting

    "The most common sense, natural solution to inattentive behavior in school children, however, may be the basic idea of giving children more time to free play and to engage their bodies in physical activity. It’s such a simple notion in such unusual times that it actually sounds revolutionary, and several schools in Tex

    Tornadoes

    Had to park under an overpass this morning to avoid tornadoes. No problems for me but one did touch down right near work. Someone said it hit Macy’s (just across the Interstate).