Category Archives: Life

From Boaty McBoatface To Footy McFooty Face – Intelligent Inspired Creative Advice From The Internet

(Image Credit The Natural Environment Research Council/New York Times) A wise person once commented computers, machines and the like will only be as inspired and intelligent as the wise humans who create, utilize and manage them. At this point we should … Continue reading

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March Madness – Married To The Mayhem

(Image Credit Wunderdog.com) The recent theatrical release “Table 19” opens with Anna Kendrick as a former maid-of-honor, recently fired from that role but invitation still in hand…questioning whether to RSVP to the wedding-in-question. She eventually makes the most of her invite … Continue reading

Posted in Basketball, College Basketball, College Sports, Comics, Entertainment, Life, Media, NCAA, Peanuts, Sports, Television, Thoughts, TV | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 56 Comments

The Woodpecker Appraisal

In 24 hours an appraiser arrives to assign value to our home as part of a refinancing “journey.” An hour or so ago…a woodpecker assigned itself to our cherry tree. Or maybe it’s a plum (tree). I initially thought nothing … Continue reading

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At The Center Of It All – America Hugs It Out

(Image Credit David Hale Sylvester) Twenty-four hours ago I had never heard of David Hale Sylvester. Twenty-four hours ago people he was high-fiving and hugging had never heard of him either. A story by Jenice Armstrong in the Philadelphia Daily … Continue reading

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Okay Google Or Alexa: What The Hell Happened Last Night? – Super Bowl LI

Google used last night’s Super Bowl LI to promote its Google Home device. You’ve probably seen them already – those cute little smart speakers promoted to be able to do sooooo many things to improve your existence. Their ad logically … Continue reading

Posted in Football, Humor, Life, News, NFL, Pro Football, Pro Sports, Sports | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 32 Comments

Not A Dry Ice In The House – A Brief History Of Poor Decision-Making

My wife’s birthday is later this week and after all these years the question gets more challenging as each one approaches…what to get Kathy this time around. Inspiration came in the form of something that happened over the weekend. The … Continue reading

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Horatio Caine’s Shades Of Justice

Near the top of my annoyances when it comes to being an NFL fan is hearing how wonderful someone’s fantasy football team has “performed.” Let me instead tell you how wonderful my fantasy football team performed. Fantasy football has to be … Continue reading

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Collections Has Christmas Too

My wife has been employed in the world of biz-to-biz Collections for over twenty years now. The essence of her job is to collect as much money as possible in as timely a manner as possible so her employer can … Continue reading

Posted in Christmas, Holidays, Humor, Life, Personal, Work | Tagged , , , , , | 25 Comments