Monthly Archives: January 2016

The Only God I’ve Seen

Since you asked, the only god I’ve seen rolled reckless from a red, cardboard Cracker-Jack box, elusive from lips to lap and mad as hell, no decoder ring to metaphrase the sharp sting of copper on tongue coated in caramel … Continue reading

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Johnny “Football” Manziel Throwing It Away

The cops knocked on another door last night and guess who answered? If you said Johnny Manziel, the pride of Texas, you’d be right, although the odds were pretty much stacked in your favor.  Something like 67% of all police … Continue reading

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I’m Be Blogging ‘Til The Cows Come Home

I’ve been really busy in my analog life, but my heart is with you. And also a little bit with Instagram, where I found this:

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Help. Am I Alone In This?

We’re all familiar with how WordPress keeps screwing with the format. For a long time, I was able to find my way back to the interface that has lists of all the posts in my various catagories…drafts, published, scheduled, etc. … Continue reading

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Should I Fear Storms With Names?

For the past three years, The Weather Channel has adopted a widely criticized advertising strategy of giving names to winter storms.  They’re not doing it to make you safer, or even to make it simpler to take about storms. What … Continue reading

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Tunesday: Leonard Cohen, Hallelujah!

This is for you, Robin. But that doesn’t mean we can’t all enjoy it! Well I’ve heard there was a secret chord That David played and it pleased the Lord But you don’t really care for music, do you? Well … Continue reading

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Ah, Pittsburgh In The Snow…

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