Monthly Archives: July 2017

What we bury

“If any of you cry at my funeral, I’ll never speak to you again!” – Stan Laurel As I pedal my bicycle all over the county I pass little memorials erected on the side of the road. Signs and homemade … Continue reading

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He just can’t shut-up

Can you imagine being Donald Trump’s attorney? If I were in their shoes I would bill him sixty days in advance. Why? Because he just can’t shut-up. Remember the NBC interview with Lester Holt when he talked about why he … Continue reading

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The Latino contribution on the other side of the wall

I went to the car wash yesterday to knock the crud and grime off. I vacuum the interior every week, one of my OCD things, but I gave-up washing the exterior a couple of years ago. To old, to fat, … Continue reading

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The best job in the world

27 years ago today I became a father for the first time. I remember it being a crazy day, family and friends coming in and out of the cold and cramped hospital room. Questions, and forms, Nurses, and Doctors and … Continue reading

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We were let down by all of the Democrats!

“We were let down by all of the Democrats and a few Republicans. Most Republicans were loyal, terrific & worked really hard. We will return!” – Donald Trump tweet 7-18-17 “We were let down by all of the Democrats…….” Of all … Continue reading

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Ikea hell

I am a pretty handy guy. Other than rebuilding the transmission of my 1980 Ford F-250 pick-up truck, or performing open heart surgery I can eventually figure out how to build or fix just about anything. Yes, that all sounds … Continue reading

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What God knows

“God already knew this was going to happen. It is sad There is reason and purpose for everything.” – Facebook comment This is the story as I understand it, a woman puts her two young children into her car and … Continue reading

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When all else fails stand on the shoulders of the red, white and blue

  Over the next few weeks “our” President is rolling out three “new” themes to try to re-energize his fan base and give the appearance that he is doing something other than tweeting, eating, watching television and playing golf. The three … Continue reading

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Oh my goodness!

These are the headlines I woke-up too this morning; Former Soviet counter intelligence officer at meeting with Donald Trump Jr. and Russian lawyer There was an ex-Soviet counterintelligence officer in the Donald Trump Jr meeting: NBC Another Russian lobbyist attended … Continue reading

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A toast to the heat

“Beer is proof that God loves us and wants us to be happy.” – Benjamin Franklin It’s 93 degrees outside but feels like 99, at least according to the Weather Channel. The bottom line is it’s hot I would even … Continue reading

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