Monthly Archives: August 2006

Hey Bulldog

I know, too much of the YouTube. But as has been said, the damn thing’s like crack. Except that this isn’t anything like crack. Really, this is what passes for second- or maybe even third-rate by the standards of the … Continue reading

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Cat in the Cradle

Sometimes the milestones really hurt. Especially when you’re not there to actually see them. She learned to sit while I was away And she was talkin’ ‘fore I knew it and as she grew she said ‘I’m gonna be like … Continue reading

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It’s No Game

Happy Anniversary, New Orleans. What’s new? How you been? Another Round of the “Blame Game” By Boyd Blundell One of the most noxious of the federal talking points after Katrina last year was that they weren’t going to play the … Continue reading

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I Hate YouTube

Okay, okay, okay. No, I don’t. The problem, of course, is that I don’t hate it so very much. So someone sends me a link to it and that link leads me somewhere else and pretty soon three hours have … Continue reading

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Dangerous Shirt

This is very, very wrong. This is not America. Or it’s not how America’s supposed to be. A large excerpt of the wrongness: The next day, I went to JFK in the morning to catch my Jet Blue plane to … Continue reading

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This here video will change your life. Change it? Nay, my good friends. I dare say it just might save it some day. Okay, maybe not quite that big a deal. But it’s about as handy-dandy a two-minute video as … Continue reading

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The Greatest Love of All

Just when you thought life couldn’t possibly get any more magnificently bizarre. Osama Wanted to Always Love Whitney Houston By Scott Ferguson Why not start of the week with one of the most unusual stories in a long time? It’s … Continue reading

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