Archive for August, 2008

aquarian cynicism

Saturday, August 23rd, 2008

You do a great impersonation of a cynic. Those who know you well, though, know it is an act. Of course you care. Passionately. You can be extremely trusting, almost naive, in your willingness to support people and causes. Hence the situation we find you in now. If someone else were in such a position, […]

guns in my mailbox

Thursday, August 21st, 2008

i can honestly say i’ve never received a weapon flyer in the mail before. twenty pages of pistols, rifles, something called a Knight & Hale Heckl’n Howler that looked like it might be for treating hemorhoids or something, and bottles of Elk Fire (yikes!). the stuff i recognized, i just don’t have much use for […]

a rant about “festival” experiences

Monday, August 18th, 2008

the four of us drove a long way to check the Huntington Beach Old World Plum Festival out. i’m finally convinced the word festival is greatly overused in southern california. they advertised live music, dance groups, dancing, moon bounce, carnival games, plum wine, and wienerdog races. all events need to get parking and entry right. […]