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Emissions Test

( culture / writing / blog / auto )
A mostly one-way text conversation I had with my wife, Tara, yesterday while she worked and I tried to get her car emissions tested. I was laughing at my own s... read more

The Good Old Days

( culture / writing / blog / shopping )
Ah, the good ol' days when the shelves were full! Click the image.... read more

Plandemic Movie

( culture / writing / blog )
Plandemic movie ... read more

Those Who Would Give Up Essential Liberty...

( culture / writing / blog )
Those who would give up Essential LibertyThose who would give up Essential ... read more

Unbelievers Protesting The Lockdown

( culture / writing / blog )
Unbelievers protesting the lockdownon YouTube ... read more

Planet 9 Next? Hundreds Of Minor Planets Found Beyond Neptune In Our Solar System

( culture / writing / blog )
Planet 9 next? Hundreds of minor planets found beyond Neptune in OUR SOLAR SYSTEM ... read more

Review My Books

( culture / writing / blog )
Review my booksI have created a form for you to leave an anonymous review/critique ... read more

Ronica's Oregano Chicken

( culture / writing / blog )
Ronica's Oregano Chicken ... read more

US Department Of Transportation To Ban Dog Breed Discrimination On Airlines

( culture / writing / blog / pets )
US Department of Transportation to Ban Dog Breed Discrimination on Airlines ... read more

Useful Websites

( culture / writing / blog )
Useful websitesJust thought I would start a running list of internet/web technologies websites I have found useful, below... ... read more

Free Vector Graphics Editor

( culture / writing / blog )
Free vector graphics editorCould be useful. See (this one's for Windows, but there's a version for Mac and Li ... read more

How To Support This Website

( culture / writing / blog )
How to support this website...should you be so inclined: Buy one of my books at ... read more

Random Observations

( culture / writing / blog / humor )
Miscellaneous Had alarm set for 4:15a.m., but the trash collectors in the alley behind my hotel thought 3:30 would be better. At the airport, I was busted for trying to sneak contraband mouthwash and sweet tea through security OK how are you supposed to cut a mango? No idea. How's this for a great... read more

Restroom Difficulty

( culture / writing / blog )
Restroom difficultyDon't you hate it when you're at work? The e ... read more

"Russia-Gate" Explained

( education / writing / blog )
Russia-gate, explained ... read more

1-2-3 Day!

( culture / writing / blog / numbers )
Today is 1-2-3 day! January 23. Exciting, right? Just think, twenty-six years from today it'll be 1-2-3-4-5 day! I'll probably be dead by then, but somebody will enjoy it! ... read more

So You Dropped Your Phone Into The Toilet?

( culture / writing / blog )
So, you dropped your phone into the toilet?Yep, that is what just happened to me. Here is some advice on what to do: ... read more

Recently Discovered Book Repository

( culture / writing / blog )
Recently-discovered book repository ... read more

Draft Horses Pull Big Rig Up Hill

( culture / writing / blog / animals )
A Minnesota couple harnessed their Belgian draft horses to help a semi truck driver whose vehicle was stuck on an icy driveway." Read more: Horses-pull-stuck-semi... read more

Bumper Stickers Again

( culture / writing / blog )
Bumper stickers againJust thought I'd mention my bumper stickers again. Might be good stocking stuffers! :) UPDA ... read more

Judge Brett Kavanaugh

( culture / writing / blog )
Judge Brett KavanaughJust thought I'd put some click bait out there with the words Judge Brett Kavanaugh in it to see if it generates any hit ... read more

Opting Out Of Ads

( culture / writing / blog )
Opting out of adsUseful site here to opt out of various online ads: yourchoices.com. Some of the biggest name brands alwa ... read more

Kroger Policy

( culture / writing / blog )
Kroger policyI think Kroger has a policy of periodically moving everything around in order to stimulate our hunter-g ... read more

Trail Of Blood

( culture / writing / blog / humor )
Walking in from the parking lot into work this morning, on the sidewalk I saw what looked like a trail of blood. There was a big spot of it at the top of the sidewalk, and it dwindled as it continued downhill toward the front door. What the...? This building is out in the middle of formerly beautiful countryside. Maybe a coyote (or a pack) killed a... read more

Too Funny

( culture / writing / blog )
Too funnyThis is too funny not to share. See ... read more

Lesson On Taxes

( culture / writing / blog )
Lesson on taxesThe best way to teach your kids about taxes is by eating 30% of thei ... read more

Mosquito Anti Itch Cream

( culture / writing / blog )
Mosquito anti-itch cream ... read more

Is It Down Right Now

( culture / writing / blog )
Is it down right nowUseful site to see if it's your connection (or firewall) or the site itself that's having a problem: ... read more

Spend Time Instead Of Money

( culture / writing / blog )
Spend time instead of moneyGreat idea! "... around the world, people are using a system of exchange that re ... read more

Diary, 7/29/2017

( culture / writing / blog / diary )
I just went down the road to the quickie-mart and got coffee. It's something I do most every weekend morning since throwing away my home coffee maker to keep me from drinking too much of it. On the way there, I saw what I thought was a dead turtle in the road. I hate that. Poor things just can't move fast enough. Half way there, up ... read more

Please Patronize Me

( culture / writing / blog / internet )
Check out my Patreon page. Patrons get free stuff! Well, not technically free since you do have to pay at least $1 to get anything. Still ... "It would be amazing if I had any fans at all to help finance what I do! Thank you for (possibly) being one.&qu... read more

Couch Potato

( culture / writing / blog )
I've been a couch potato all day. Well, most of the day. I did finally pull up the dead crops in the vegetable garden at one point. And I did do some recycling, taking the paper, bottles, cans and plastic bags out of the trash cans and putting it into the appropriate recycle bins in the garage. I tried to accomplish a few things on the ... read more

Horsetail Herb Said To Remove Aluminum

( culture / writing / blog )
Horsetail herb said to remove aluminum ... read more

Got Yelled At Today

( culture / writing / blog / animals )
I got yelled at today... by a quail. I was crossing an empty lot toward the soccer field when I heard squawking. I looked down, and there it was, obviously telling me to get lost. So I did. I am nothing if not considerate.... read more

Folding Clothes

( culture / writing / blog )
I thought I'd watch some sports while folding clothes (making up for my complete lack of doing chores yesterday). My choices were NBA basketball (where travelling is only called after 6 or 7 steps), bull riding (where I just feel sorry for the bulls), or a dog show (where I just couldn't care less). My sister Lucy would be in TV heaven, but ... read more

Windows In Virtual Machine

( culture / writing / blog )
Running Windows in a Linux virtual machineI'm going to try running Windows in a virtual machine after installing Linux ... read more

Another Page Of Mine

( culture / writing / blog )
It's a site called Patreon where they help creative people find patrons to support their work. My page is here: Patreon "It would be amazing if I had any fans at all to help finance what I do! ... read more

Tornadoes

( life / health / environment / blog )
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).... read more

Facebook Creeps Me Out

( culture / writing / blog )
Facebook creeps me out ... read more

Local Pick Up

( culture / writing / blog )
Local pick upJust ordered a $10 item on eBay. They offered "Local pick up in Las Vegas, Nevada" versus del ... read more

Out Of Toothpaste

( culture / writing / blog / humor )
Me (joking, the other day): I'm out of toothpaste! Whaddaya gonna do about it? Wife (without missing a beat): Find a husband with toothpaste, I guess. And that, ladies and gentlemen, is why I married her. :) And that's why I'm at the store right now, buying toothpaste. ... read more

Fence Guy

( culture / writing / blog )
So, the wife texts me saying, "Fence guy quoted $35500 to do the fence. He's coming out Wednesday." This is a fence repair for a small backyard, not a new thousand acre fence. Me: "How much?!" Wife (paraphrasing): "Oops, I left out the decimal point!... read more

No More Penalty Shootouts

( culture / writing / blog )
No more penalty shootouts!I'm a huge soccer fan, but absolutely hate ... read more

Cigar American Racehorse Dies At Age Of 24

( culture / writing / blog )
Sad news. He was one of the greats. We saw him in retirement at Kentucky Horse Park several years ago. via ... read more

Mighty Broccoli Sprouts Rapidly Detox Pollutants

( culture / writing / blog )
Mighty broccoli sprouts rapidly detox pollutantsBroccoli sprouts, anyone? ... read more

Watch Tara The Hero Cat Attempt To Throw A Ceremonial First Pitch

( culture / writing / blog )
Watch Tara the Hero Cat attempt to throw a ceremonial first pitch ... read more

The World According To Time Magazine

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The world according to Time magazine ... read more

We Stopped SOPA, Let's Stop The TPP

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We stopped SOPA, let's stop the TPP ... read more

The Fallacy Of Lesser Evil Choice

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The fallacy of lesser evil choice ... read more

RFK Jr On JFK's Attempts To End The Cold War

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RFK Jr on JFK's attempts to end the cold war ... read more

Sit Up Straight

( culture / writing / blog / advice )
... like my father always said. Apparently, there's more than just a physical benefit. via ... read more

Simple Reform Could Save America From Wall Street

( culture / writing / blog )
Simple reform could save America from Wall Street ... read more

Spot The Psycho Before They Spot You

( culture / writing / blog )
Spot the psycho before they spot you ... read more

Ruling Elite Destroying Our Economies

( culture / writing / blog )
Ruling elite destroying our economies ... read more

Minimum Wage Adjusted For Inflation

( culture / writing / blog )
Minimum wage adjusted for inflationI don't agree that this is a valid calculation. But, for what it's worth, my brother sent this out recently. 50 years ago the ... read more

Retarded

( culture / writing / blog )
Retarded ... read more

Lost A Friend

( culture / writing / blog )
Lost a friendNo, not that kind of lost (knock on wood). So get that lump out of your throat. No, I just noticed I've lost a friend.Don't you hate it when you're walking along talking to someone, it's crowded, you hear a muffled scream but think nothi ... read more

Just Another Sunday

( culture / writing / blog / shopping )
Wife and kid are off at this thing called church. Maybe you've heard of it. I'm not familiar. Not sure what to make of it. :)I'm basically just hanging out waiting for the new mattress to be delivered. We told the delivery guy, Anytime! He sounded foreign. I hope he shows up before 10pm! Never know with these dang ferners! Anyw... read more

Lies Lies Lies

( culture / writing / blog )
Lies lies lies ... read more

To Get An Idea About My Books

( culture / writing / blog )
To get an idea about my books ... read more

Taibbi Reveals Smoking Gun At Moodys And S&P

( culture / writing / blog )
Taibbi reveals smoking gun at moody's and s&p ... read more

Revealing NSA Spying Program Doesn't Harm National Security

( culture / writing / blog )
Revealing NSA Spying Program DOESN'T Harm National Security ... read more

New Washer

( culture / writing / blog / appliances )
The new washer was delivered today. I let them take the old one away even though we'd just bought it (used) a week ago. That's right, it lasted just one week. Oh well, we didn't really need that $200 (after tax and delivery), anyway. </sarcasm> I say let them take it because I could have had the repairman from the store, ... read more

Not Pulled Over

( culture / writing / blog / dreams )
( dream )Had a very brief, mundane, realistic dream the night before last in which I was pulled over by a traffic cop. I didn't think much about it until the next morning when I was going down Antioch Pike ... read more

Saved A Life Today

( culture / writing / blog )
Saved a life todayProbably. You never know about these things. Anyway, I had f ... read more

Blog Content

( culture / writing / blog / internet )
I'm as guilty as anyone about trying to add content to my blog just for the sake of content (because search engines look for and rate highly based on how fresh your blog's content is). But someone whose blog/newsletter I subscribe to has stooped to simply stating the obvious, maybe phrasing it differently, just to have an interesting to... read more

Great Suction!

( culture / writing / blog )
In preparation for the much-anticipated Comcast installation (Internet, not TV), I do as they suggest and clear out a space where I want them to put the cable wall jack. Once I have that space cleared, I decide to vacuum the area. It's almost an instinctive reaction: You clear out a space that ... read more

Why Is Boston Terrorism But Not Aurora Sandy Hook Tucson And Columbine

( culture / writing / blog )
Why is Boston 'terrorism' but not Aurora, Sandy Hook, Tucson and Columbine? ... read more

Doing The Dishes

( culture / humor / blog )
So, my wife tells me most people do the dishes every day. I don't believe her. Every day? I ask.Yes, every day, she says.Every single day? I persist. She nods. You don't mean, I search for clarification, it's something that is an 'every day' thing, but in reality is not done literally every single day, do... read more

Shaking While Braking

( culture / writing / blog )
Shaking while brakingThree and a half hours in the ... read more

In Honor Of Labor Day

( culture / writing / blog )
In honor of Labor DayGreat article here via informationclearinghouse.info ... read more

Verizon To Lay Off 1700 Workers After Paying CEO 22 Million

( culture / writing / blog )
Verizon to lay off 1,700 workers after paying CEO $22 million ... read more

Three Ways To Put America Back To Work

( culture / writing / blog )
Great article here: Three-Ways-to-Put-America "In theory The Great Recession is history, but for those of us who live and work on Real Street the carnage and horror continues. On Real Street, outside the gated c... read more

Tried To Mow The Lawn

( culture / writing / blog / garden )
Well, I tried to mow the lawn, but the lawnmower wouldn't start. I swear. :) It's probably all clogged up from sitting there unused all winter. It was a hand-me-down mower, anyway, probably in need of replacing, but that's just not in the budget right now. Actually, the yard looks better au natural at the moment b... read more

Freelancers Union A Federation Of The Unaffiliate

( culture / writing / blog )
Freelancers union, a federation of the unaffiliatedLooks like a good idea. Freelancers Union.A F ... read more

Road To The Triple Crown (2013)

( culture / writing / blog )
Road to the Triple Crown (2013) ... read more

Selfish CEOs

( culture / writing / blog )
Selfish CEOs ... read more

Why The Rich Don't Give To Charity

( culture / writing / blog )
Why the rich don't give to charityI thought this was quote-worthy, via ... read more

Bumper Stickers

( culture / writing / blog )
Bumper stickersMake c ... read more

No Deal On Backs Of Elderly, Children, Sick And Poor

( culture / writing / blog )
No Deal on Backs of Elderly, Children, Sick and Poor ... read more

Liberty Versus Security

( culture / writing / blog )
Liberty versus security ... read more

We Need A New Sherman Antitrust Act

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We need a new Sherman Antitrust Act ... read more

The Gravity Light Lighting For The Developing Countries

( culture / writing / blog )
The gravity light: lighting for developing countriesGravityLight: lighting for the developing c ... read more

Fooling Themselves

( culture / writing / blog )
Fooling themselves ... read more

Russia Ousts US NGOs, Fake Protests Peter Out

( culture / writing / blog )
Russia ousts US NGOs, fake protests peter out"Reuters states ... Putin ... has pushed through laws which critics say can be used to stifle dis ... read more

Serialized Version Of Operation Detour

( culture / writing / blog )
Serialized version of Operation Detour ... read more

Lit Motors Builds A Car That Breaks The Rules

( culture / writing / blog )
Lit motors builds a car that breaks the rules ... read more

Monsanto Funded Anti-GMO Labeling Campaign

( culture / writing / blog )
Monsanto funded anti GMO labeling campaignActivist Post: Monsanto Funded ... read more

Texas Threatens To Arrest International Monitors

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Texas Threatens To Arrest International Monitors ... read more

Tyrants

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Tyrants ... read more

Time To Include Third Party

( culture / writing / blog )
Time To Include 3rd Party ... read more

Diary, 7/2/2012

( culture / writing / blog )
It almost rained today. I know, exciting. Apparently, it did rain pretty hard in some places, but not here on the south side. Hopefully, by this time next week it will have rained several times. The possibility is in the forecast, anyway. Just trying to keep my crops healthy. As Mark Twain said, Everybody talks about the weat... read more

Diary, 6/30/2012

( culture / writing / blog / diary )
It's supposed to be record heat again today. Yesterday was 109F degrees, which is unheard of in Nashville. Today is supposed to be 107F. I've already watered my fruit trees and vegetable garden in the backyard this morning. Yesterday when I came home from work, the garden was literally wilted from the heat. I have never had an entire garden ... read more

Diary, 5/29/2012

( culture / writing / blog )
Diary posts ... read more

Surfer Catches Biggest Wave, Ever, Off Portugal

( culture / writing / blog )
Surfer catches 'biggest wave ever' off PortugalSurfer catches 'biggest wave ever' off Portugal (video) ... read more

Thrive

( culture / writing / blog )
Thrive!Great video ... and idea. ... read more

Unplugging Americans From The Matrix

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Unplugging Americans from the matrix ... read more

Millions Against Monsanto The Food Fight Of Our L

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Millions against Monsanto, the food fight of our lives ... read more

Virginia Declares Emperor Has No Clothes Nullif

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Virginia declares emperor has no clothes: nullifies NDAA ... read more

Taxpayers Lose 13 Billion As Govt Exits Chrysler

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Taxpayers lose $1.3 billion as gov't exits Chrysler ... read more

Tennessee Begins To Push Back Against Ndaa Tyranny

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Tennessee begins to push back against NDAA tyranny ... read more

Down The Path Of Increasingly Repressive Measures

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Down the path of increasingly repressive measures ... read more

Super Committee Members Super Corrupt

( culture / writing / blog )
Super committee members super corrupt ... read more

Goldman Sachs Exec Working For Issa

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Goldman Sachs exec working for Issa ... read more

Welfare For The Rich

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Welfare for the rich ... read more

Leaderless Resistance

( culture / writing / blog )
Leaderless resistance ... read more

Kite Flying

( culture / writing / blog )
Kite flyingAs it turned out, today was a good day for kite flying. Elizabeth, 6, had been bugging me about ... read more

Solar Power Without Solar Cells

( culture / writing / blog )
Solar power without solar cellsCool! via Solar power wi ... read more

Supermarket Meat Tainted With Drug Resistant Bacteria

( culture / writing / blog )
Supermarket meat tainted with drug-resistant bacteria ... read more

Tour Of Nashville

( culture / writing / blog )
Elizabeth and I played tour guide to my sister Jeannie, her daughter Tiffany, her husband David, and their kids Shayden, 9, and Skyla, 1½. We started with a late breakfast at Cracker Barrel... read more

The Skeleton Closet

( culture / writing / blog )
The skeleton closet ... read more

Higher Percentage Of Americans Believed In King George

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Higher Percentage of Americans Believed in King George During the Revolutionary War than Congress Today ... read more

Free Monty Python Videos On Youtube Lead To 23 000

( culture / writing / blog )
Free Monty Python Videos on Youtube Lead to 23,000% DVD Sale Increase ... read more

Professional House Cleaning Maid Services For Wome

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Professional house cleaning maid services for women with cancer ... read more

Fox Shoots Hunter In Belarus

( culture / writing / blog )
Fox 'shoots' hunter in BelarusHooray for the fox! via ... read more

Dems Pull Fast One With Food Safety Bill

( culture / writing / blog )
Dems pull fast one with food safety billvia ... read more

Food Safety Hypocrites

( culture / writing / blog )
Food safety hypocritesThese people all need to go: ... read more

Something To Ponder

( culture / writing / blog )
Something to ponderRailroad tracks The US standard railroad gauge (distance between the rails) is 4 feet, 8.5 inc ... read more

Plleeaassee Reeaadd It Was On Goodmorning America

( culture / writing / blog )
Plleeaassee reeaadd! It was on Good Morning America! ... read more

Is This Not Treason?

( culture / writing / blog )
Is this not treason? ... read more

Zenyatta Lost

( culture / writing / blog )
Zenyatta lostby half a head!This is the ... read more

A Few Good Links

( culture / writing / blog )
A few good linksFound these unrelated stories interesting. Thought I'd share: ... read more

Missing Cat Returns

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Missing cat returns ... read more

Possibly Useful Site

( culture / writing / blog )
Possibly useful site For those old gadgets you'd just as soon get rid of: gazelle.com My old ... read more

Diary, 7/24/2010

( culture / writing / blog / diary )
We all went to the Nashville Zoo today. My God it was hot ... and sticky. Luckily, Blue Bell Ice Cream was handing out free cups of vanilla ice cream, which we grabbed upon arrival and at departure. I think today was literally the hott... read more

Diary, 7/23/2010

( culture / writing / blog )
I'm lying here on the couch — with the pugs asleep next to me — getting my new laptop just the way I like it. A customer was supposed to show up and drop off their laptop today at 3, but that never happened. Shoulda guessed that, but I had to be here in guess they did show up. Anyway, this new laptop is much older than the new A ... read more

It Has Long Been Time For Joe Lieberman To Go

( culture / writing / blog )
It has long BEEN time for Joe Lieberman to go ... read more

Safety First

( culture / writing / blog )
Safety firstAlways wear your safety glasses when mowing the lawn or weed-eating. I ... read more

Bird In The House

( culture / writing / blog / animals )
Woke up this morning to a bird in the kitchen. I had a hunch the cat Sunny had brought something inside because, while still half asleep, I heard her banging around outside of the bedroom somewhere.Anyway, I walked into the kitchen, and there was a bird perched on the curtain rod over the back door. I couldn't get the door op ... read more

Waxman Sneaks Anti Vitamin Amendment Into Wall Street Reform Bill

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Waxman sneaks anti-vitamin amendment into Wall Street reform bill ... read more

How To Anonymize Your Browsing

( culture / writing / blog )
How to anonymize your browsingTo anonymize your browsing, use one of these anonymizer sites and/or programs:Sites ... read more

Water Problem Solution Ideas

( culture / writing / blog )
Water problem solution ideasEmail from anonymou ... read more

Has The FDA Lost Its Mind Again?

( culture / writing / blog )
Has the FDA lost its mind... again? ... read more

Snake

( culture / writing / blog )
Snake! ... read more

McDonalds Wi-fi

( culture / writing / blog / internet )
In Nashville, anyway, it seems you can get around their proxy system (those outlets that use it), simply by using Google Chrome and maybe Firefox. It might be as simple as using any browser other than Internet Explorer. Using Internet Explorer, I tried to be a good boy and sign up for a free account. The only problem is that you h... read more

Screenplay Submitted

( culture / writing / blog )
Screenplay submittedI submitted a screenplay to Scriptapalooza today. See ... read more

Thawing Out

( culture / writing / blog )
Thawing outHopefully. It snowed a good 5-6 inches Friday in and aro ... read more

Stories To Download

( culture / writing / blog )
Stories to downloadI have created a form for you to leave an anonymous review/criti ... read more

A Day Without My Car

( culture / writing / blog / transportation )
I'm just testing this Windows Live Writer software. UPDATE: There's now a newer, open-source version here. It was a dark and stormy night ... No, it was an unusually cold day ... yeah, that's it ... for the firs... read more

New Poll

( culture / writing / blog )
New poll ... read more

A Few Bumper Stickers

( culture / writing / blog )
A few bumper stickers! ... read more

Diary, 10/28/2009

( culture / writing / blog )
We had a Fall Festival party at Elizabeth's daycare/preschool tonight (called that because some parents don't like Halloween). Elizabeth went dressed up in her Minnie Mouse costume. She was very cute. But then, she's cute no matter how she's dressed. :) They had a magic show that was cute, but I've seen better. :) Actually, ... read more

Diary, 10/17/2009

( culture / writing / blog )
Been trying to learn Cisco (network routing equipment) online through skillsoft.com, which I was given access to in my severance package. Maybe I need to just move out in order to get everything done that needs getting done. My 4 year old daughter thinks just because I'm working from home right ... read more

Diary, 10/15/2009

( culture / writing / blog )
Two weeks shy of my birthday and I'm still looking for a job. I don't know why. I never really fit in at these corporate soul-sucking places. Oh that's right, I need to pay the mortgage, daycare, grocery bill, utilities, car payment and its insurance. And don't forget the exorbitant health care premiums. You ever tried buying health ... read more

New Fence

( culture / writing / blog )
I forgot to mention that I built a fence last weekend. It only spans about 12 feet from the side of the house to the retaining wall dividing us from our slightly-uphill neighbor. I've still got to cut a gate into it. Hopefully, I can pull that off. I pulled it off. See below. Then, maybe next weekend I'll get the other side of the house f... read more

Diary, 4/2/2009

( culture / writing / blog )
Today is Dad's birthday. 90 years old! Amazing. I'm 48, in case you're wondering. Amazing ... ly disgusting! Oh well. Anyway, back to Dad. Longevity runs in his side of the family. His mother lived to be 101. His father made it to 81 or so, as did his oldest brother and only sister ... I think. I didn't really pay ... read more

Free Remote Control Software

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Free remote control software ... read more

Your Outgoing Mail Server

( culture / writing / blog )
Your outgoing mail server ... read more

Converting Ip V4 To Ip V6

( culture / writing / blog )
Converting IP v4 to IP v6 ... read more

Down For Everyone, Or Just Me?

( culture / writing / blog )
Downforeveryoneorjustme? ... read more

Saving Word Documents

( culture / writing / blog )
Saving Word documents ... read more

Set Email To Forward To Someone Else

( culture / writing / blog )
Set email to forward to someone else ... read more

Software Updater

( culture / writing / blog )
Software updater ... read more

Website Visibility Tool

( culture / writing / blog )
Website visibility toolThanks to GoDaddy phone supp ... read more

External Hard Drive Gone Bad

( culture / writing / blog )
External hard drive gone bad ... read more

Diary, 11/10/2008

( culture / writing / blog / diary )
Parents all worry about how well they're raising their kids; how they will behave; what kind of people they will grow up to be. Well, tonight I discovered a sad truth about our youngest daughter, Sunny. She likes to hang out in gutters. You heard me. Gutters! Oh, the shame of it all! Sunny is a cat, in case you didn't know. She was appa... read more

Diary, 11/7/2008

( culture / writing / blog )
Well, I had a hell of a day. It started off normally enough, though it was raining, which is increasingly rare around here. I dropped Elizabeth off at school on my way to work, and from there my day took a wrong turn. I took side streets the rest of the way to work instead of the main Old Hickory Blvd route. The side streets are just faster, us... read more

How To Get People To Stop Forwarding Stuff To You

( culture / writing / blog )
How to get people to stop forwarding stuff to you ... read more

Trip To California

( culture / writing / blog )
Trip to California ... read more

Harmony Haven Therapeutic Riding And Horse Rescue

( culture / writing / blog )
Harmony Haven Therapeutic Riding and Horse Rescue ... read more

Diary, 4/26/2008

( culture / writing / blog )
I took Joey to the vet this morning for a routine follow-up. I volunteered because I thought his appointment would conflict with Tara's plans to take Elizabeth to meet up with her Auntie, Tara's sister Sandy, at the Franklin Street Fair. Tara conveniently allowed me to think that. When Joey and I got back home, Tara and Elizabeth were b... read more

Went For A Walk

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Went for a walk... ... read more

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