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Super … and Not

At approximately 2:30 on Sunday afternoon, Muri and I were out looking for rugs for our almost-finished kitchen.  The radio announcer was saying that Super Bowl Sunday is an unofficial American Holiday, which made us feel, well, pretty unAmerican.  We … Continue reading

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Less Than Perfect

It’s Saturday night.  We had a very nice Thanksgiving, in spite of the fact that strep throat has been winding it’s way through my daughter’s family, hitting my grandsons, then settling into my daughter today.  The grandkids are sleeping in … Continue reading

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Something Amiss

There is something amiss in the Universe.   Perhaps the little known 13th sign of the Zodiac, the Joker, is in the night sky.  And maybe the moon is in the 13th house and Saturn is aligned with Uranus.  You may … Continue reading

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Sunday Glooms

It’s Sunday morning.  I usually post something on spirituality on Sunday morning.  Quite honestly, I just don’t feel like it.  We are having a heat wave here in Socal that’s kept us close to home, and as much as I … Continue reading

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Monday Smiles – 8/3/2012

I have always been a watch-at-home sports fan.  Based on our few excursions to large outdoor sports venues, I prefer my recliner and TV to the prospect of enduring endless traffic and distant over-priced parking to watch a game from … Continue reading

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Up and Down

It has been a crazy week.   Starting the week, I was semi-retired with just one low-pressure contract with a long time client.   Then we called a potential customer to discuss an idea we had for improving his radar.   We’re not … Continue reading

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Almost Super

If you’ve been coming here for a while, you know I’m a sports fan, in this order: USC Trojan Football; L.A. Lakers Basketball; University of Connecticut Basketball; and pro football.  Because I don’t have a favorite team, pro football falls … Continue reading

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Evangelism and Tolerance

Well, Tebowmania is dead for the time being, although I’m sure the sports talk community will keep it going for a while.  I’ve found the whole phenomenon very interesting, particularly the passionate support for the man and in particular, the … Continue reading

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Monday Smiles – 11/21/2011

OK.   Let’s summarize the weekend.  Friday night, errands.   Saturday, Morning Pages in the park then a walk with Muri (which ended up in my Saturday post, Heads Up).   Saturday night, date night postponed so that I could watch my USC … Continue reading

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Monday Smiles – 10/24/2011

This has not been an especially good week.   It’s not at all surprising in our lives to have the week after a special weekend … which our time in Mammoth Lakes certainly was … be a let down.  But it’s … Continue reading

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