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The Scrooge of Thanksgiving

Everything I write today feels like it needs a qualification behind it.  I feel as though I should be a sort of priestess of Thanksgiving, carrying my gratitude practice into this day like it is my High Holy Day.   537 more words


Attack of the pedants

Neil deGrasse Tyson and Bill Nye have done more to popularize science for recent generations of Americans than maybe anyone except Carl Sagan. (I grew up learning about the wonders of science from Don Herbert, better known as… 776 more words

Jeff Goldblum


“This is “Great”
He said, grinning
Once grumpy
When Gremlins
Appeared to be winning.
He Groaned and he Growled
Till the Grem-u-lins howled.
“This is Great” he said Grinning.
“This is Great”.


Foul Moods

Oh what a grump!

I am such a grump at the moment. I just feel as if everything has plato and it’s all dull and boring and blah. 36 more words

[brussels in smoke]

and while i am sick at home posting pictures of cats and dogs, apparently some serious stuff has been happening just around the corner

LIVE – NBCNews offsite… 13 more words

That time I (almost) summited Mount St. Helens

For as long as I can remember, I have had a sort of crush on Mount St. Helens (as much of a crush as one could have on a mountain, of course). 779 more words


Vocally challenged

Oh, that dreadfully hard to pronounce word syllable…


He felt compelled to ponder its use or withdrawal.


A monosyllabic word that he learned to master from such an early age. 86 more words