A guy on Listia.com is sending me this mint 50 Stolinov coin that features a large housefly. I think a Stolinov is their version of a penny, because 100 Stolinov= 1 Tolar. Also, I overheard one Slovenian ask another, “Stolinov for your thoughts?” They are on the Euro now anyway. I looked it up just… >Read More
This morning it was about 44 degrees out, and I was shivering while driving to the Y. And yet, A few weeks ago it was in the 20’s and low 30’s, and it was invigorating. Maybe it has something to do with the barometric pressure?
There is something satisfying about crushing can after can, it makes a wonderful crunching noise, almost as good as the sound of breaking glass. >Read More
From Christmas Day 1967, me in the yellow shirt, with some of my sisters. >Read More
I got caught up in bidding frenzy and wound up buying this old Zenith Trans-Oceanic at the Saturday auction for forty bucks. I figured to put a kit in that bypasses the old capacitors and the power tube, but no need! It plays perfectly here, at least on AM radio. I haven’t picked up any… >Read More
I was shopping for tires, looked across the street, and was inspired by this yogurt shop. >Read More
I don’t care how new and improved it is, drinking dishwashing liquid is a bad idea.
Teresa got an old photo album at the Goodwill for some project, and there were several pictures of this badass left in there; no one else. This is my favorite of the batch, she’s smoking with one hand but has a butcher knife in the other. It looks like a guy’s apartment, or maybe that’s… >Read More
We have been cooped up because of an excess of snow here. I love heist movies, I was going to buy this one from the $4.99 bin at Walmart, but looked it up and turned out it’s on Netflix, at least for now. It’s a tale of two brothers robbing banks to save the ranch,… >Read More