I was watching a video by a gentleman yesterday- he is a cop who also has a popular youtube channel, facebook, etc. He had some pretty interesting things to say, several of which I agreed with, but the one thing that stood out to me was his analysis of the root cause of why we… Continue reading More than one side to a coin in this Euclidian verse…
I remember being in 8th grade History, taught by a very smart man, Mr. Derrig. He was explaining to us that Columbus did not actually discover America. It was a bit of a defining moment to me, as I remember experiencing a great deal of anger over learning that. Even as I was experiencing the… Continue reading A Day to Remember
I caught this link from Dubious Quality. Adam Purple’s Garden of Eden What strikes me most about this is the vision and effort of one person transformed urban decay into something beautiful. Two decades of work created something organic in a concrete jungle. And it was destroyed by the government in an hour. Now, I’m… Continue reading Adam Purple’s Garden
I like Fridays… especially with butter and jam. Here’s a bit of humor to start your weekend off right, including an obligatory cat picture. Things to say when caught napping at the office… They told me at the blood bank this might happen. I wasn’t sleeping, I was trying to pick up contact lens… Continue reading A little humor for Friday
The exact same… You know you have heard this used, probably many times. The odds are good that you have probably used this phrasing yourself a time or two. And, as most of us probably remember from years of angry English teachers berating us, the use of that phrase is wrong. Today, in two separate… Continue reading The same point, exactly.
Confusion is from Satan, go away. This was said to me today in an online discussion. A friend of my wife’s, a nice lady with some strong religious convictions, had posted a link purporting that school children in California were being indoctrinated into Islam. The link in question was about a mother who found a homework… Continue reading Confusion is from Satan
Accountant – Someone who knows the cost of everything and the value of nothing. Auditor – Someone who arrives after the battle and bayonets all the wounded. Banker – The fellow who lends you his umbrella when the sun is shining and wants it back the minute it begins to rain. (Mark Twain) Economist –… Continue reading Some quick humor for the day.
Hey guys, My son, Joshua, is participating in a fundraiser for his school. The funds will go towards the construction of the Lion’s Lair 2.0 Playground, which is not only a school playground, but a community one, as well. I actually helped build the original Lion’s Lair when I was in 9th grade, so it… Continue reading A Shameless Plug- And an appeal to your deeply seated guilt