Author Archives: DougM (speak three names)

70-yo retired USAF LtColonel ’69-’92 (Satellite engineering, test, launch, & operations. Strategic planning.)
Living in south-central North Carolina.
Shootin’ and workin’ on my ’74 TR6, a little gunsmithing, firearms instructing, and entertaining myself posting here at SondraKistan.
Erstwhile single-handed live-aboard sailor/instructor/USCGMaster-50Tons, mounted foxhunter, world traveler, backpacker, book collector, photographer, USCCA corner worker, scuba diver, skier, bicycle tourist, and rescuer of maidens fair. Wise ass.
(What? Oh, right.)
…and pal to my invisible friend, here.

weekend Ps fun, Sun

_____ Story (Schiff) Historical ref (binders) Inspiration (guns, Holger Awakens) Painting via today’s Ace of Spades Inspiration (ruff joke) #1 & #2 picked up by Pookie’s Toons

weekend Ps fun, Sat

Moved two up one post, ’cause they were actually done on Sunday, my time _____ Story (Beto) Story (CA law) Cultural ref (dog, gun) #4 picked up by Pookie’s Toons #3 picked up by Pookie’s Toons

Oooh, lookit the date

Feel the need to explain my avatar to newbies, here, ever’ once’t’n a while. Dunno why. Ego prob’ly _____ Cultural ref (For a Few Dollars More) Mortimer’s gesture after the hunchback refuses to take his cigar back is one of my all-time favorites, and, yes, I’m smokin’ an identical pipe as I write this (an [...]

The Nobel Prize Committee ain’t buyin’ it, either

There’s still Hollywood, however. They exist by producing fiction_____ Picked up by Pookie’s Toons

by way of being another comment on Claire’s post

Sometimes it’s kind of a shame to let good jokes languish down in the comments. Please comment on the topic-at-hand at Claire’s post, below Note: In #3, it just occurred to me that gas-station pumps won’t function during an outage, sooo… nev-er-mind _____ Historical ref (CA electricity crisis 2000) Previously, on KisP (more related cheap-shot [...]

another Ps dump

_____ Historical ref (Nike ad) Chicom anthem joke (forgot I’d already seen this version, gettin’ old, but still need to be straight on credits) #1 picked up by Pookie’s Toons

quick Ps fun

_____ Previously, on KisP (Calvinball)

One-L Lemma

The Left’s axioms are wrong, so they blame math when their theorems failThis kind of insulting silliness invites mockery _____ Story Title cultural ref (apologies to Ogden Nash) Okay, perhaps there is a case for woke math

inquisiting laced with coup d’état

_____ Story (accountable) Story (ISIS) Cultural ref (Life of Brian) #1 & #3 picked up by Pookie’s Toons

by way of being a comment to Claire’s post, below

Also, I needed a Ps fix (What? I can quit anytime I want) Whale-oil futures skyrocket _____ Claire’s post (comment there) #1 picked up by Pookie’s Toons