So this is the day that the world is supposed to end. If you are reading this, then it would appear that the Mayan’s were off a little or the joke was right, they simply ran out of room on the stone that they were using. If the world has ended… then there is no … Read more Are we dead yet?
I am the Samurai, and I have an Eyore complex. They tell us from an early age that admitting you have a problem is half the cure. Well… there you go. I have an Eyore complex. For those of you who might not understand, I strongly suggest that you rent any of the Winnie the … Read more The Eeyore Complex…
What is our fascination with kicking things? I was watching a program the other day and I watched as one of the characters went out of his way to kick a can that was in the road. When I saw this, I felt myself kind of chuckle at it and think that what he did … Read more Kicking the can.
I like Meat Loaf… both the dinner kind and the musician, but for the sake of this I am speaking of the musician, Marvin Lee Aday… aka Meat Loaf, for the topic at hand. As I said, I really like his, Meat Loaf’s, music.Â I have been listening to his work for about as long … Read more Meat Loaf and Commercialism
Tonight I decided that, since my stomach was still not quite at 100% since this bout with what I can only assume was a stomach flu, I would go to the Subway Sandwich shop here by my home.Â Not a long drive and the fresh air… well… as fresh as Bakersfield can grant, would do … Read more Why are farts funny?
This world really is a strange place.Â It seems like everything that we do and see does nothing more than prove this point these days.Â In fact, I have to stop and wonder if maybe the ones that can truly see things as they are, are not the ones that are usually cast aside as … Read more Maybe Salvidore Dali was right!
The is a book out there called “Pale Blue Dot”, by Carl Sagan.Â I do like this book, but mostly for the science in it.Â I try to ignore the political and eco-political parts. But in the book, he makes and observation that has always stuck with me, especially when I am on the freeway … Read more Of cars and people…
I saw this image on another site… Please follow the link for the main site that is hosting the picture, but this says it best.
So… it sounded like a good way to start a piece that I guess I will call my “Jerry Seinfield” piece.Â It is a piece about, really, nothing.Â I am sort of without much to comment on at the moment except political fecal matter, and I am really tired of that right at the moment.Â … Read more Something funny happened on the way to work…
One of the greatest things that any potential messiah has to overcome is the ability to not be overshadowed by that which is expected of him.Â In days of old, it was common for people that were not able to prove their divinity to be taken out and stoned… and no, I do not mean … Read more The trials of a would-be Messiah