Monthly Archives: September 2015

What In The Blazing Fires of Hell Is This?

This British guy with a big waxed mustache made this show up on my personal facebook page just now.  We’re supposed to be friends, but–now I’m not so sure. I showed it to my wife and she said, “Well, if … Continue reading

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Oh, God…

It hasn’t been the best autumn for me, as a football fan. In the opening rounds of the season, all of my favorite teams–Pitt, Oregon, IUP, the Steelers, and our local high school team are a combined 4-7, with 3 … Continue reading

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NO to The Huffington Post, YES to These Sites That Pay Writers

Originally posted on Just Alyssa:
Since I don’t have anyone on staff to choose photos and write captions, you’ll just have to picture me as Leia and Arianna as Jabba. (I do own the slave bikini, FWIW.) If I had…

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Asking for Help – Please Share and Help Me Find My Sister

Anything to help a good guy….

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Patriots Hate Club? I’m a Lifetime Member

Just for the record, I hated the Patriots back in the early 1990’s, since long before it was cool. http://espn.go.com/…/1…/split-nfl-new-england-patriots-apart

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Scratch and Sniff…

A while ago, I was reading through a blog post over at Arkenaten’s A Tale Unfolds that culminated with some nice photos, including one of a man on the street selling fish, and it ignited in me a memory of … Continue reading

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‘Til Death Do Us Part

I’ve long been fixated on the idea of ending up in a coffee can somewhere–if I don’t succumb to dementia, in which case I’ve instructed some reliable folks just which corner of the Grand Staircase I’d like to be left … Continue reading

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Fox News Reader Sues Hasbro Over Toy Hamster Name

Fox News television personality Harris Faulkner is taking legal action against Hasbro after the toy maker’s release of a “Littlest Pet Shop” Hamster.  Her lawyers claim the TV reader is upset because the tiny plastic hamster steals her “distinctive persona.” … Continue reading

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Who Didn’t See This Coming?

Yet another law enforcement officer has been killed, this time near Chicago, and while the initial, uncertain reports available thus far imply that Lt. Charles Joseph Gliniewicz was not targeted, but rather that he was doing his job, happening into … Continue reading

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2015 Summer Wonders #79 Up, Up, and Away….

Back to “Jump Week”–choosing this one was no a no brainer.  I’m a sucker for camera trickery, and this one rocks.

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