Month: October 2011

Monday

Happy Halloween If you want to see the difference between adults and children, look no further than Halloween. For little kids, Halloween is the biggest holiday of the year …

But I am of the opinion that a centralized administration is fit only to enervate the nations in which it exists, by incessantly diminishing their local spirit. Although such …

Friday

Just sittin’ around drinkin’ with the rest of the guys/Six rounds bought, and I bought five. Roger Miller. Possibly my favorite song lyric of all time. BYCU How long …

Wednesday

Drinking Corner Everyone is getting into the craft beer business. A client recently sent me this link to The Abbey Beverage Company. The Benedictine monks of the Monastery of …

Tuesday

The Philosophical Life A rambling little piece Alex is a Freshman at the University of Michigan. He’s taking “Introduction to Philosophy,” and he’s really digging it. I guess he …

Monday

Language Poverty The cold weather is coming back. That means it’s time to beat the “fuel poverty” drum. According to the mainstream press, a person lives in fuel poverty …

Thursday

Bullets Nothing satisfies MADD! Drunk needs ride to store. Enlists nine-year-old daughter’s assistance. Police not happy. Link. * * * * * * * Best line from yesterday’s reading: …

Wednesday

Colors When I grew up, I thought the old world (pre-I Love Lucy) was black and white. I knew, of course, that there was color before The Wizard of …