"I’m not making that as a recommendation," he said. "Just my feeling”
Every year, my dad and I go on a father son trip somewhere for the weekend. We go wherever he wants to go. This year we are going to Chicago – I’m heading out in about an hour. In the past, we’ve gone to Las Vegas, Los Angeles, San Francisco, San Diego, Austin, Miami Beach, Las... Read more The post The Upcoming Weekend With My Dad In Chicago appeared first on Feld Thoughts.
When we last left my CMP M1 Garand, it was having some problems with operating rod dismount. At first, I assumed that the cause of this was chance and operator error, because it didn’t seem like my operating rod was out of spec, but when the oprod dismounted twice more after I wrote and published […] Read More … The post CMP M1 Garand Update! appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
On this date in 1791, a man named William Jones hanged in Newark, N.J. Jones cut an apologetic figure at his public execution, and a confession he signed off in the hours before was widely reprinted in New England newspapers. (This transcription is from the Boston Independent Chronicle of May 26, 1791.) Knowing that without […]
This is my idea of going out to lunch. A picnic in the country can be a very romantic affaire. So, why not look the part? Feast on these great pieces: Syd Chain-Embellished Leather Jacket $998, bcbg.com Camella Floral Print-Blocked Dress...Show More Summary
My latest trip to @thelootlocker nets a card as thick as a brick. The end of the month means the rent is due and I have debts to pay. It also means a box of hobby packs and supplies from The Loot Locker. Let's check out what I got this time around.2015 Bowman's Best Normally these packs have 5 cards in them, but mine only had this one in it. Show More Summary
I have this thing about not liking to be late. I would rather be early and find a way to... The post How I Stopped Stressing About Getting My Kids Out The Door Every Morning appeared first on Lifehack.
Let me get this out of the way right here, I never played the original Hard Reset. After my time with it at Pax, I am happy I finally got to experience it, albeit in its updated form. It plays like the classic shooters of old, like Quake and Unreal Tournament, with some new school dressings. Hard reset has a plot, but you can pretty much ignore it. Show More Summary
Okay so I’m playing Uncharted 4. It’s good. Here is my review of Uncharted 4: the climbing is really good. I give the game climbing out of climbing. My highest score possible. More »
I was in counseling a while back, and I mentioned that I enjoyed building LEGO. This peaked my counselor’s interest, so I explained to her why I enjoyed building LEGO as an adult: “It feels cathartic to me. I get an end result, I build something then it’s complete. Putting each piece together allows me to […]
Donald Trump wants to build a wall to keep people like my grandfather out of this country so he can eat his taco bowls in peace.
What song inspired St. Vincent to become a musician? Pearl Jam’s “Jeremy.” As she explained to NPR’s Bob Boilen for his book Your Song Changed My Life: When I was 10, Pearl Jam Ten came out; the first time I heard it I remember being at my friend’s house and MTV was on. I saw […]
In this case the term refers to my health. My condition was a little more serious than the doctors originally thought. I have had successful triple bypass surgery and am out of ICU and on the road to recovery. It will be a week or two till I get up to speed. I will adjust… The post Recovery! was originally published at The Wall Street Examiner. Follow the money!
OK, I promise I will get some tech help and get some pics out there for my next post but I still can’t figure out on my own how to post my pics here. So Sorry!!! As the header says, I’m Off Trail for now. I noted in my last post from Daleville that my......
I get it; a 400 lb. chunk of metal under my ass isn’t the sexiest thing, and my anatomy isn’t out of a Playboy magazine. But I'd be lying if I didn't admit that it’s frustrating sometimes.
At Entropy, a unique conversation with Maged Zaher, whose latest volume, The Consequences of My Body, is just out from Nightboat Books. Joe Millazo writes that “[t]he diaristic musings of The Consequences of My Body ask whether desire can be rehabilitated. Yet the libidinal odes that face (confront?) that quotidian theorizing suggest that the problem […]
Sorry 'Lion King'... too bad "Aladdin" ... suck it up "Toy Story"... boxing star Adrien Broner says none of you are his favorite Disney movie... opting for a tale closer to his heart, wrists and fingers. Broner was out in NYC copping some…
Growing up in a household with eight children wasn’t the easiest way to live. Since I was the youngest boy, I ended up wearing four older brothers’ "hand me downs" and often times being out muscled by my older brothers at dinner time. Show More Summary
I was diagnosed with breast cancer in June 2015. I share the learning that jolted me back on track to a new life. This is my fourth posting. My energy level was low after my two surgeries. I could only be out of bed for two hours at the time. Show More Summary
My Dearest Lily, Every day, as I watch you play and grow into a big girl, I can't help but think: This isn't the life we had imagined for you. I can't say we had everything planned out, but any plans we did have went out the window the...Show More Summary