We’re off to Boulder Colorado this morning, waiting for the flight to Denver to be called. It’s chillier there than here, but less moisture in the air. There is also a lot of sunshine, while in Cincinnati, we get doom and gloom now until almost March. This is the last relaxing time that we will have before what I envision to be the Christmas rush. I have shopping to do, and I mean to do […]
I’m not an economist of any kind, and have yet to figure out what a credit swap is. However, my lack of knowledge has not kept me from noticing things… especially almost two years ago, when I was lying in my bed that we had set up in the TV room where I stayed during the first couple of months or so after I was home from my cancer surgery. At that time, about all […]
I love that there is a whole day here dedicated to gratitude. I could spend a whole day making up a list of things that I am grateful for, and still miss a few items. The first things that I can think of to be grateful for are warm houses and Chihuahuas. (Peter was just bribed by Buck to let us have Beatrix the Chihuahua for a few hours.) She is now curled up […]
I kind of wish that I could make up stuff that was this good…. :heh: LOS ANGELES — A security guard shot and killed a man wielding two Samurai swords Sunday on the grounds of a Scientology building in Hollywood, police said. Scientology Building Security Guard Shot And Killed Man Wielding A Sword.
It took place very late at night, and I have brought along three books for my efforts and travels (steep staircases at midnight require extra bravado. The three books fought against the cobwebs as I did to, and we ended up with an exceptional group. :dance: “Structure and Interpretation of Computer Programs, Second Edition” (Harold Abelson, Gerald Jay Sussman, Julie Sussman Mathematics and its History. Principles of Mathematical Analysis, AKA “Little Rudin” because it’s a […]
There has never been a perfect government, because men have passions; and if they did not have passions, there would be no need for government. — Voltaire
To stay happy for cheap. This is a good blog to read. I mean, hey, we’re all whiners at some point, right? (Or maybe it’s just me.) Do something nice for someone else and don’t tell them or anyone else. EconoWhiner: Today’s Tip: Try Janie’s Top Ten to Save Money, Get Happy.