It warms my heart to see comments on this blog, it really does. I've always thought of this space as being a two-way street; I'll throw something out there for consideration, and see what you think of it.
Alas, my topics of choice lately — baseball, politics and my dismal failure of a love-life — haven't elicited a whole lot of responses, so maybe I'll shift gears a bit here this evening and give some attention to subjects about which I wouldn't normally write. So, here goes.
They're so adorable! Except when they shit on the carpet. Then you just sorta wanna hit 'em with a brick.
2. Cordless Telephones
You'd have thought this piece of technology would've been ironed-out by now. But my parents recently bought one of those newfangled 2.4-GHz models, and the interference rendered the thing unusable. This is progress?!
They're probably the handiest coin we have. They fit into everything, especially the coin-operated washing machine and dryer in the basement of my building. I hoard them these days.
If two cars are off on the shoulder of the highway, don't slow down to gawk at the scene: just KEEP MOVING, you jerks. I had enough of you on the road this afternoon... both to and from my destination.
I walked through a childrens' playground last night, and got sand in the treads of my sneakers. Now I have sand all over my house. That stuff really tracks everywhere! I hate sand.
Now, as my old baseball coach used to say, "Talk it up out there!"