My admiration for Amazon grows daily.
It’s not just the pricing, because they are not universally the cheapest (for instance, I’ve found a number of Halloween items significantly cheaper elsewhere), though most times they are at or below other retailers.… Read the rest
I promised you endless updates on Halloween, from this new this year to past memories and I’ve done my bit.
I promised you no interruptions for political or social commentary and I’ve been true to my word.
But I can’t … Read the rest
Today, I was working hard on the outside landscaping (more on that in tomorrow’s post). Most of the time, when I’m out front doing something that will take a while, I plant my iPhone on top of my fence and … Read the rest
I’m such a soft touch. A sucker. I thought I was helping Puerto Rico out. I totally bought into the fake news that getting devastated by a category 5 hurricane was a disaster. Silly, gullible me.
It’s not a disaster. … Read the rest
There’s a lot of stuff going on in the world. Really, when isn’t there?
In the moment, it tends to feel as if there’s never been a time like this. Unless you count the time before or the time yet … Read the rest
Let me stop you right there and say that I don’t know the answer. I don’t know how we make this better. How to keep people safe and respect the freedoms of Americans to own guns. Okay? So, take down … Read the rest
I’ll admit, when I was growing up, I didn’t really know where Puerto Rico was.
I mean, we were taught geography in school and I had an atlas, but I was always confused. Was it up near New York (I … Read the rest
Some random observations over the last 24 hours on South Florida, people and Hurricane Irma…
– On the way to the first week of bowling league last night, I witnessed the heading-home-from-work traffic turn into the I-need-to-get-gas backup at one … Read the rest
As I warily watch the growing storm in the Atlantic and sadly read about the dwindling storm in the southeast, I wonder how long we will have this pointless debate.
Proponents of climate change point to the increasing violence of … Read the rest
The left hates the right. The right hates the left. The middle hates them both. The poor hate the rich. The Klan hates the blacks. The Nazis hate the Jews. Everyone hates the Nazis. Country folk hate city folk. And … Read the rest