Category: Personal Observations

Seth MacFarlane Solved My Crossword Puzzle

An anecdote to demonstrate two things: 1) The human brain works in mysterious ways, and 2) sometimes Family Guy isn’t as dangerous as it appears. So we’re in Joplin, Missouri the other night, out and about to get a bite to eat, cruise the town a little bit and discover just how dark and dyspeptic …

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Random Acts of Kindness Violence

Once upon a time I could leave my house, go out to a restaurant or a movie, and find the experience moderately rewarding. This isn’t to say that there is something wrong with the service industry or the movie industry today, per se, although both of those could be topics for posts unrelated to this …

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Ice Storm 2007

From the middle of Friday, January 12th, 2007 through the evening of Sunday, January 14th, 2007 half of Texas, Oklahoma, Kansas Missouri and some of northwestern Arkansas were affected by an ice storm that many say was worse than an ice storm in late 1987 that brought down trees and power lines and closed roads …

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