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On Old Saint Nick - UPDATED

Greetings, my fellow port swillers, and happy Feast of St. Nicholas!

Have you slapped an Arian yet today?  No? Well there’s still plenty of time. 385 more words

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Saturday Morning Random

Greetings, my fellow port swillers!

Well, here we are in December already, and with it, Advent.  The purple-bowed wreaths go up on the front door of Port Swiller Manor this afternoon. 687 more words

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Random Commuter Observations - "It's Beginning To Look A Lot Like Christmas, Dammit" Ed.

Greetings, my fellow port swillers!

Owing to the road closures associated with today’s lighting of the White House Christmas Tree, ol’ Robbo had to take the metro in for the first time in quite a while. 323 more words

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On The "P" Word - UPDATED

Greetings, my fellow port swillers!

Know what’s beginning to really get on my nerves these days?  The use and overuse of the word “passion”.

I don’t mean in the Biblical sense (as in the Passion of the Christ) or in the romantic sense.  238 more words

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Happy Thanksgiving! -UPDATED

Greetings, my fellow port swillers!

Ol’ Robbo didn’t get the chance to do so in advance, but post-facto I hope all you friends of the decanter were able to get together with family and friends for Thanksgiving Day, that you stuffed yourselves silly on turkey and all the traditional fixin’s, that you avoided the malls like the plague on Black Friday, that your favorite college team won its football game, and that you are not now nor will be stuck in horrendous traffick trying to get home. 508 more words

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More Gratuitous Cinematic Observations - Running Silent Edition -UPDATED

Greetings, my fellow port swillers!

Ol’ Robbo’s latest cinematic treat this week was “The General” (1926), the classic Buster Keaton silent film in which he plays a Southern train engineer during the Civil War.    823 more words

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Random Commuter Observation - "Idiocracy" Was Supposed To Be A Satire Ed.

Greetings, my fellow port swillers!

On the way home to Port Swiller Manor this evening, Ol’ Robbo swears he found himself stuck behind someone who was watching teevee while he was driving.  124 more words

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