October 30, 2012
But it's Tuesday!
I know. Hush.
Surprise! Brazilian man shows up, alive, at his own funeral.
As political as this blog is going to get... When Americans saw the real Obama.
For Calvin fans The original Spaceman Spiff?
Sage advice for those interested in publishing a book.
Lego Creation of the Week When in Rome...
How Blogging has Changed from the incomparable Trevin Wax.
Update: After a full weekend I am just catching up on the news, and saw this. I have been "up close and personal" with this boat many times at its dock in St. Petersburg, FL, and was saddened to see these pictures, as well as to hear of the loss of life involved.
October 15, 2012
For those of you who missed this "regular" feature for the last few weeks, it's baaaaaaack!
Pretty Cool Streamlined cars, from back when cars were works of art.
The Aérotrain Still wish this kind of public transportation had caught on.
Interesting The fundamentalist website Sharper Iron recently posted a thought-provoking series called "Christians and Mythology". Here is part one of eight.
Inconceivable! The cast of The Princess Bride, then and now.
Lego Creation of the Week Amazing intricate City in the Snow. Be sure to check out the video.
After the first presidential debate... I did a search for "train wreck". This is my favorite.
September 17, 2012
It's been two weeks. The pickin's are kind of slim...either the internet is getting less interesting, or I am getting more busy...or both.
A freaky poem that uses all the same letters...in the same order...to create two different meanings.
Time Travel Back to the San Francisco Earthquake
Lego Creation of the Week 1 The English Village
Lego Creation of the Week 2 Arrrrrgh, Matey!
The Smoothest Con Man Ever He sold the Eiffel Tower...twice!
August 20, 2012
Fighting an annoying fever today, but the Monday Mayhem must go on!
From here in Brazil A creative, and beautiful, use of plastic bottles.
On Second Thought Forget everything I just said.
And While You're At It ...forget everything Pat Robertson says, too.
Cute Couple A romance made someplace other than heaven.
Coca Cola and Boy Scouts A winning combination.
Lego Creation of the Week The Ferrari Collection.
2012 As seen by sci-fi writers in 1987
August 13, 2012
Top Ten Ways... ...to insure I'll never revisit your church
The Early Church on Abortion Not much in the way of ambiguity.
Music in the Trenches A heartwarming (?) tale from WWI.
Lego Creation of the Week Guarding the Gates of Gondor
In the Groove No idea what the music was like, but this has to be the best album art...ever.
But...why'd you burn the rum? Exercise in futility....