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A literal soap opera

Since I was up all night, as in upright, locked, and shoehorned three deep into a window seat in cattle class, I got to spend part of my not quite cold, not quite Chicago morning doing laundry in the sink while Matt Lauer interviewed Bill O’Reilly. 1,461 more words

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Senioritis

The blueberry season is getting close to the end, with a few days’ worth of Legacy left to pick, and I’m getting antsy. Going to Idaho for the eclipse didn’t help. 2,529 more words

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And here I thought I was too old for summer camp

Daughter-in-Law royally fucked us over this morning. She had us leave hundreds, if not thousands, of pounds worth of perfect fruit on the bush for the first six hours so that we could glean maybe a couple hundred pounds total off marginal, mostly picked-over blocks. 3,317 more words

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Games We Play: Dysentery On The Trail To Mt. SkullzFyre

Yesterday was Free Comic Book Day. Around here Free Comic Book and Free RPG Days are hit or miss, mostly miss. After this year, I am hoping things are starting to change. 633 more words

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Even worse than the cat noises

As I write this, I’m on the second leg of a 24-hour rail and bus trip from San Diego to Crescent City for the sole purpose of retrieving the title to my car from my second storage unit. 2,434 more words

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A brief programming note

Dealing with the aftermath of the car accident has been exhausting. It’s been dragging on for a month already. Just since New Year’s Eve, that is, this past weekend, I’ve become aware of two sleazy fill-in-the-blanks form letters threatening me with storage costs that Farmers mailed to me at my parents’ house while we were all traveling on the West Coast. 1,324 more words

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A sign of racism

This is fucking unbelievable. I came across it last night in the Gaslighting Quart–I mean, the Gaslamp Quarter. The neighborhood improvement district wants me, Whitey, to “please satisfy your social consciousness by giving to charity” and “say no to panhandlers” because “panhandling promotes drug & alcohol abuse.” It wants La Raza, however, to obey direct orders just because. 1,166 more words

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