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Regular Life

In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life: it goes on. – Robert Frost

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Do Not Stay Tuned

I dumped commercial radio several years ago, and this week I was reminded why. It’s the ads, the copycat “artists,” and the wacky morning deejays. I like news for the drive into work and music on the way home. The former informs me, while the latter helps me unwind. The past couple weeks my usual… (read more)

Baldness for Rent

I always believed I would look hideous with a shaved head. Only some sort of financial incentive would spur me to sport a cue ball. It would be more of a cue block, really, so to protect myself and others I’ve never entertained the notion. It’s a good thing I don’t live in New Zealand…. (read more)

Is Jon Stewart Your News Anchor?

I have heard it said that one should avoid relying on a single source for news. You mean, like, even if that source is Jon Stewart? No. Way. As a matter of fact, way. In 2004 The Associated Press reported that, “21 percent of people aged 18 to 29 cited ‘The Daily Show’ and ‘Saturday… (read more)

New Banner and New Feature

I’m off work all week and we’re finally painting a few rooms in our house after living here almost three years. That’s a record for living in one home, by the way, in our nearly 16-year marriage. Do not read the rest of this unless you like boring update posts that don’t have any real… (read more)