Midnight’s Children. Desolation Road. The Overheating Greenhouse Future. You will put these things into your brain, and the book that you will want to read will be the result. Don’t stress. Finish your work, let it stew, have a curry. It will all work out in the end.
One last election post: no matter who wins, we will still never be rid of the recurring problems of Political Attention Addicts. In two years, the Half-Term Halfwit, the Semi-Sentient Hairpiece and That Bloated Adulterous Pustule will be back, trying to get another fix of the spotlight. We can’t vote […]
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 […]