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another reason to hit the hay with the chickens Stephen Colbert is CBS’ top choice to replace the retiring David Letterman One bitter Old Man™ leaves — a Snarky-Bitter Young Man© arrives. wee. And Bill O’Reilly likes the idea? hm… OTOH — this I’m gonna tape! MIKE ROWE BRINGS ORIGINAL SERIES TO CNN …Rowe’s new [...]
GFY* New frontiers in Human Knowledge. It’s been widely considered humans have six distinct facial expressions, but new research claims this figure is 21 including “surprised”… Researchers didn’t know about the facial expression “surprised”? Where’s bitter, frustrated rage? eh? eh?!? Ah, well – keep your chin up. There’s more. The results dovetail with recent findings [...]
pretend you don’t exist for an hour Happy Earth Hour Day!
*shhhhhh* Lord of the Fleas for catching this little- covered story: BOISE, March 21, 2014 – On Thursday, Idaho Governor Butch Otter (R) signed a bill, which would effectively nullify future federal gun laws, by prohibiting state enforcement of any future federal act relating to personal firearms, a firearm accessories or ammunition. Here’s the bit [...]
It’s Twitter’s 8th Birthday! What would we do without Twitter ?! The amazing, technological ….thingamabob social shut-ins use to show “everyone” pix of what they had for lunch. And world leaders use to play taunt the dork. It makes @justinbieber’s faaaans thrill. It makes leaders of entire countries …well, nervous. [Turkey today shut it off, [...]
just for … yanno Did you know “bjorn” and “medved/medvjed” both mean bear [or "honey-eater"]? Other Interesting linguistic stuff – with maps!
weeeeee Offshore Northern California. Magnitude: 7.2 (Mwp) [or 6.9 - depending on reports] Depth: 10 km Sunday, March 09, 2014 21:18:13 Lookit the length and straightness of that undersea mountain range !!?!? It would stretch from CA thru NV and UT and CO and maybe past that. Straight as a string. Fascinating.
California farmers ban together to fight nut rustlers yeah. This harvest season in the Central Valley, thieves cut through a fence and hauled off $400,000 in walnuts. Another $100,000 in almonds was stolen by a driver with a fake license. And $100,000 in pistachios was taken by a big rig driver who left a farm [...]
The latest survey shows that three out of four people make up 75% of the population.
prime rib for dinner!
A Gingerbread House!
KisPettes – we got some practicing to do… Potato Salad! OR *clicky*clicky*
It’s Time Talk to me of Christmas Cookies: best evar, worst evar, sentimental favorites, and all. As always, recommended recipes warmly welcomed.
hm…. Y’all heard about The Elf On The Shelf? Sounds kinda cute. Apparently the Elf is sent by Santa. The Elf on the Shelf® is a special scout elf sent from the North Pole to help Santa Claus manage his naughty and nice lists. When a family adopts an elf and gives it a name, [...]
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erm… halp? So trying to get on amazon to order stuff — ok, books — maketh me nutz. I gotta hit re-load at least 5 times *per page* to get anywhere. Otherwise the load gets stuck and just spins with the header or half a page and no active buttons. This is on my iPad [...]
nomnomnom What’s your mostest favorite T’giving side dish? What do you hope never to see again?
a minor matter but indicative of something deeper, I’m sure. or not Why are all shelf papers so danged ugly? [or is it just around here?]