Random Thoughts - The Thanksgiving Evening Edition

Having the world's best next door neighbors is something for which TBG and I are profoundly grateful. We admit our foibles, laugh at our failings, and find comfort in the knowledge that we're all falling apart at about the same rate. Being there for one another is, of course, quite wonderful ....more

Overheard at Thanksgiving - Redux and Revised

Big Cuter set the oven on fire last night, so it's a good thing that JannyLou is making the turkey. ...more

Over the River and Through the Woods

The Air Force Dentist and his family found themselves stranded here in the desert when the snows closed the airports back east. ...more

52 Years Ago This Week

I remember those days as one long grey fog. ...more

Hamlet at The Rogue

"If I had paid off-Broadway prices in New York to see this, I would not have been disappointed."Thus spake Scarlet as we strolled down the alley to the free, patrolled, parking lot. ...more

Dilated and Numbed Pupils

The drops went in easily. The results are long lasting.It's been 7 hours and I still can't put in my contact lens. ...more

I Can't Help Myself!

I've tried, denizens. ...more

Basketball is a

Basketball is a much better sport than football. I am prepared to argue the point.It is easier to understand. There are only 5 players on the court at any time, and they usually have their names on their jerseys ....more

What I Can Do

jean jullien on Twitter.com The world is going to hell in a hand basket, and I'm feeling quite powerless. Kids are being blown up at concert halls and small restaurants and I can change my profile picture on Facebook and repost meaningful cartoons but I cannot make a real and important difference. TBG is finally able to recognize that watching the news in a relentless loop helps no one, least of all, himself ....more

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