Funny about Money

The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing. ―Edmund Burke

December 9, 2019
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Stay or Fly: The Busted Paw, the Peeper, and the Doc

Sooo… After the little jig I did yesterday to deflect the turkey who was transparently casing my house, I had to cancel out of choir. This provided the opportunity to move the 2:00 p.m. appointment at the urgent care unit … Continue reading

December 6, 2019
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Burglar Hacks: How to discourage prowlers

Occasionally when I chat with folks — especially strangers — I’m reminded that living in a central-city neighborhood poses certain risks that those in middle-class suburbs escape. Truth to tell, most of the time I don’t dwell on the dangers … Continue reading

November 27, 2019
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Block-a-Rama

So I amused myself half the afternoon with learning how to block fake phone numbers used by the bastard phone solicitors’ bastard spoofing software. It’s an exercise in futility, of course, because their machines simply generate fake numbers ad infinitum. … Continue reading

November 27, 2019
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Impractical Subjects…

Here’s a classic stupid question from Quora: Why do schools not teach us about tax and laws, but teach us about stuff we don’t need? And the answer… Define “don’t need.” Some Americans think that subjects such as history, literature, … Continue reading

November 26, 2019
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Life in the Brave New World

It’s not my old age. It’s that the world has changed around us in ways that I don’t like. When I say “ways I don’t like,” I do NOT mean ways that I can’t adapt to or can’t understand or … Continue reading