Monthly Archives: March 2014

Desolation Valley

Actually I am a little more upbeat than that. My lower back is tighter than the sphincter on the parson’s wife, my ankle needs a rest after a trip downstairs, and we got the upper end of a late March … Continue reading

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My Caturday Medical Team

Yesterday I was convalescing on the bed in the man cave. That pillow in the right bottom corner is where I rest my foot. Sneakers and Jasper maintained a constant vigil. Halfway through Sansa came into the room, bleated like … Continue reading

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I Have a Shield Maiden of My Own

We are now well into the second season of the History Channel’s Vikings. Carjo complains about the anachronisms in the dialog and it does have its share, but there’s so much to love. They are having a good time subverting … Continue reading

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Streaming Schreaming

I was just reading that Last FM is going to ditch its online library and rely on music mined from YouTube and Spotify. It’s those evil bastards at the big record companies that are driving this, cranking up the license … Continue reading

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This Is The One That Made Me Almost Fall Off the Couch

Mitch McConnell’s reelection campaign released a campaign video with no audio, with the idea that conservative groups could record their own audio. But it never occurred to them that the Daily Show would get a hold of it. They posted … Continue reading

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I’m a Reading Machine

Today I went in for my post-surgery checkup. They cut off the brace/bandage/torture device off my left leg, pulled the sutures, and wrapped me in something far more comfortable and light. My leg is still too swollen for a cast … Continue reading

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If I Could Dance Like Snoopy…

…I would today. It’s a cold day but the sun was shining for a while. My cousins are going to Minot and I asked them to pick up some essentials, cat food and boxes of wine. Yeah, that’s a frightening … Continue reading

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