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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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Monday Smiles – 1/28/2013

Most of my adult years, I have been a Green Bay Packers fan, even though I was born and raised in Connecticut, lived on my own in Boston, and first lived in Rhode Island after getting married.  There is no … Continue reading

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When you believe in things that you don’t understand, Then you suffer, Superstition ain’t the way – Superstition by Stevie Wonder If you’re a regular here, you know … in general, Older Eyes hates commercials.  Older Eyes especially hates beer … 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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Friday Favorites 10/26/2012

Tuesday night, I tried out Crackle, another free movie streaming channel on my Roku box.   Crackle is free with a twist … periodically, there is a very short commercial.  The film I was watched was The Natural, starring a not … Continue reading

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Thinking Unsuccessfully

My Monday was spent closing up our Little House in the Desert, meeting my daughter and our grandkids for lunch, then driving a mind-numbing seven and a half hours through the Middle of Freakin’ Nowhere (MFN) to our house in … 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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Yellow Bracelets

For about five years, I’ve worn a yellow plastic bracelet on my right wrist, day and night.   You’ve probably seen them around.  They have the word LiveStrong embossed on one side.  Of course, they are a signature of The Lance … Continue reading

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