Monthly Archives: February 2015

Little Hunters…

If you are squeamish about cats doing what they do, or small woodland creatures inside suburban homes, go ahead and close the tab – I won’t mind. This was Carmen (or San Diego as she was known) when she was just a … Continue reading

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Happy Snow Day!

And Happy Fat Tuesday as well!  (I didn’t realize this until this morning when I started seeing Carnival pictures all over the place – I thought it was later this year.)  So, go have a pancake. We got around 5″ of snow, … Continue reading

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$500 Million

Yes, the Power Ball lottery has gotten ridiculously high again.  I can’t help but sit and think about how much fun it would be to have that kind of money and give it away. You could help so many people in … Continue reading

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Chapel Hill

My heart is just broken for the friends and family of Deah Barakat, Yusor Abu-Salha, and Razan Abu-Salha.  I hope they can find justice and peace. So much beautiful potential, just gone.

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Right now we’re talking so much about KIDS vaccinations…

Which is good – and I am 120% on the “please for the love of god, VACCINATE YOUR CHILDREN” side of the argument. But, what about us (supposed) grown ups?  OK, let’s just put that at anyone over the age range … Continue reading

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Please: Do not be a racist, xenophobic asshole in my bar.

Before I start, if anyone would like to give me 1-3 years of living expenses so I can fully research, explore & document tavern & bar culture in the US, please click the link right below “Need To Email Me?” in the … Continue reading

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Yeah, I did have the game on, and it wasn’t until the last 5 minutes that I realized that damn, I wanted the Seahawks to win.  That being said, the only explanation for that terrible play call at the end is that he decided that … Continue reading

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It’s Superb Owl Day!

And honestly, I’m more invested in the Puppy Bowl than the Big Game. It’s not that I’m anti-Big Game – I just don’t really care about either team, which makes it hard to get excited for the game. I’ve enjoyed the run-up … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday, Langston Hughes

Langston Hughes was born today in 1902 in Joplin, Missouri. Google has done a beautiful doodle for the day (good job on putting it ahead of The Big Game) and if you’d like to know more about his life, the Academy of … Continue reading

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