Morning Update – March 17, 2023

graphx: spwilcen Triggers: Non-PC innuendo. californica bashing. Politics. On the calendar Happy St. Patrick’s Day. My father, a storyteller of the first water, led us, his children, to believe for years his birthday was St. Patrick’s Day.  Truth be known, it was June or something.  Reckon big sis knows Dad’s real birthdate. It is likelyContinue reading “Morning Update – March 17, 2023”

Under Warranty – March 9, 2023

gaphx: spwilcen Triggers: Codger rant. Language. Innuendo. Certainly not PC. 125% USRDA sodium content. UnWoke. Ethnic slurs. Lexiphobes beware. Do not exceed recommended dosage. Not a real stretch of imagination Suppose your brand new Sparkmobile Superba hasn’t quite the spark you’d like. In fact, the last time you endeavored to pass someone on Main StreetContinue reading “Under Warranty – March 9, 2023”

Student Loan Follies – Continued – 2-3-2032

graphx: spwilcen Triggers: Language, Politically incorrect, politics, lexiphobe hazard Opinion Forced to read MSM tear-jerker personal interest reporting1 while trying to see what the nation wants2 and where the SCoTUS is headed with the student loan forgiveness business, I find it interesting that a youth3 gets upset over a $50,000 student loan debt.  I wouldContinue reading “Student Loan Follies – Continued – 2-3-2032”

Political Pondering – 3-1-2023

graphx: spwilcen Triggers: language, politics, lack of Woke-PC-ness Opinion Happy March I guess.  Hard pressed to come up with much suggesting [read your newsfeeds, Kiddo] March intends to be more benevolent than any previous month.  Let’s hope.  And each in our own way work toward that. I’m curious It appears to me “conservative” memes areContinue reading “Political Pondering – 3-1-2023”

File Under – February 20, 2023

spwilcen Nonsense Trees cause forest fires. That makes no sense. It does. That’s solid logic. Don’t believe so. Okay. If you don’t have trees, you have no forest fire? Kind of a cart-horse situation. No trees, regardless of other conditions, no forest fire? I suppose. Remove trees. No forest fire. Add trees, forest fire? TreesContinue reading “File Under – February 20, 2023”

Strategic Move – February, 18, 2023

graphx: spwilcen The GOP could have a woman heading the ticket in the next presidential race. Smooth move? Maybe. Okay.  A woman heads the ticket.  If the GOP votes nearly along party lines, in a block, they’ve got just under half the vote, right? Not a guarantee because there are some people in either partyContinue reading “Strategic Move – February, 18, 2023”

Things That Go “Bump” in the Night – February 9, 2023

graphx: spwilcen Now, just a minute, Bub You gonna prattle-on about boogeymen, IRS agents, incumbent politicians, prom dates with large canines,1 or what? What was all that about “happy-happy”?  [I’ll touch on that in a bit.] No boogeymen.  Worse. I ran across an interesting piece in one of my content aggregators.  Proposition: “Stupid” is aContinue reading “Things That Go “Bump” in the Night – February 9, 2023″

Morning Update – January 35, 2034

graphix: spwilcen Sadly, oh so sadly, this is all-too-real satire. 2024 National Election Prospects [5:13 AM Left Coast Time] Talltree Times and Trader has just learned from a second trusted source that the conflict between (Giggler) Kammy Harris and (C’mon, man) Sleepy Creepy over who should be Democratic candidate for First Clown in upcoming nationalContinue reading “Morning Update – January 35, 2034”

Chatting as the Snow Fell – January 22, 2023

graphix: spwilcen Triggers: Stereotyping. Politics.TSG Approval: 2023-01-009-UUALexiphobe Clearance: Too many words for lexiphobes Larry and Roger – Kinda It was a wet and heavy Currier and Ives postcard snow.  Well past Twelfth Night; only the second significant snowfall for the winter.  While indeed picturesque, it was an insidious coronary assault on neighborhood old dudes. ThoseContinue reading “Chatting as the Snow Fell – January 22, 2023”