Search Results : Thursday miscellanea

Feb 152018
 

Lent has begun, and for the first time in several years I never really came up with something from which to abstain. I’m thinking about, and still praying about, what sort of “positive option” I may employ this year. Nathan and I watched Apocalypse Now together on Tuesday. It was his first time to see […]

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Feb 082018
 

I’m not paying attention to the timeline day to day, but I happened to learn from a Facebook friend (who quit at the same time) that today is day 100 of my teetotalism. It’s amazing how much better I feel, how much my sleep has improved, and how much my capacity for handling stress has […]

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Feb 012018
 

I did not watch the State of the Union address this week. I’m not sure I’ll ever watch another one. Maybe if Jesus gave it? (This is not a political comment. This is a meta-political comment.) Ford has filed a patent application for an unmanned police cruiser that is capable of running a speed trap, […]

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Jan 252018
 

I went to Walgreens at Jordan and University this morning. The woman who rang me up sang to me instead of talking to me. How pleasant and unexpected! Sounds like Neil Diamond will get a lifetime award at the Grammys this weekend. I may actually have to watch for that. My friend C.C. Fridlin just […]

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Jan 182018
 

Decided to base my Monday morning go-to-work decision on whether it looked likely I’d be involuntarily out Tuesday. I said it did, so I worked Monday, and took the holiday time Tuesday. Had enough to do remotely yesterday that I’m not all that behind. I love it when a plan comes together. The boys are […]

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