Monthly Archives: May 2014

Life: Getting old is not a good age.

I just realized something: When my grandfather was my age, he was old. And had been for some time. A few years later, he was dead. And has been for some time. Like a lot of people, I don’t usually … Continue reading

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Tech: Innovation Wakeup

Our coffee maker died, so J bought a new one. Functionally, it’s a carafe-less design just like the old one except for two differences: 1. Instead of using some kind of pitcher to pour water, you pull off the entire … Continue reading

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Pets: We are NOT going to get a goat!

One thing leads to another. BTW, I met another neighbor whose house Jillian tries to visit. At last count, our brilliant alleycat patrols the whole block and seems to have adopted at least five families and four names (that we … Continue reading

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TFT: Context

A THOUGHT FOR TODAY: Trying to determine what is going on in the world by reading newspapers is like trying to tell the time by watching the second hand of a clock. —Ben Hecht, screenwriter, playwright, novelist, director, and producer … Continue reading

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Humor: Self-canceling Sins

Check out Frank & Ernest on GoComics! http://www.gocomics.com/frankandernest/2014/05/29

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Humor: It’s good to have a backup skill.

Check out Real Life Adventures on GoComics! http://www.gocomics.com/reallifeadventures/2014/05/29

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Humor: Cat Doorman

Check out Speed Bump on GoComics! http://www.gocomics.com/speedbump/2014/05/29 == PT, iPaddict

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