Food always brings me back. If I’m having a slice from Grey Block Pizza, I remember the first time I ate there, back when it was Abbot’s. I was taking accounting at SMC, right across the street, and I’d leave work early enough so I could park, take the shuttle, […]
Wayne Brock, Chief Scout Executive The National Boy Scouts of America Foundation 1325 W. Walnut Hill Lane Irving, Texas 75015-2079 Dear Mr. Brock- I am an Eagle Scout. Whenever someone would ask me if I’d been a Boy Scout, I’d smile and say that. I am an Eagle Scout. Never […]
Twenty years ago, if you’d told me that I would get a cease and desist letter from a neighborhood group I’d just joined, and that Mike Houston would be the attorney who fought it on my behalf, I would have laughed. A lot. This is not a slight against Mike. […]
Courtesy of the Keep Calm-o-matic.
1) How to properly tune a bike’s drivetrain, including knowing how to adjust the rear derailleur when I swap wheels. 2) All of Bach’s first cello suite, not just the prelude. 3) How to stop feeling so beat down every time the day ends with a screaming kid. 4) How […]
Fifty bucks. Some guy in Norway just got himself one hell of a deal. I’m sure he’s laughing his ass off. Me? I got all that stuff out of my house, and I made the donations in Frank Miller’s name (except for IRUSA, which didn’t allow it on the form, […]
I was never a comic book kid. I grew up with Star Wars and cartoons, and the ones that really stuck were Battle of the Planets, Transformers, and the 1967 Spiderman (thanks to the theme song). (Robotech would come later, but it was on another plane of existence.) I knew […]