This post begins with a big old sigh: >> S I G H << I have been had. I don’t know by whom, or how, but someone has been using […]
I want to learn a new language and am trying to decide whether to learn Hindi or Chinese. Found a ton of videos on YouTube ostensibly teaching various languages. And […]
I have always thought these English electrical plugs are ridiculous. They are huge. Why don’t they fix this?
I don’t know about you, but I have noticed some subtle changes on the good ‘ole NPR. I listen daily and a few little things have made me smile and […]
Mint is a mgical, if contrary herb. It settles and calms, and stimulates and awakes. It’s really good in ice cream, tea, and toothpaste. But it doesn’t go very well […]
Starbuck died. Or did she? I dunno. Starbuck used to be a character in an old 19th century book about a whale. Then it was a character on a sci-fi […]
Bagels appeared at our staff breakfast this morning and someone asked, “What is pumpernickel?” So I looked it up on (not so) trusty Wikipedia. It’s basically a very slowly cooked […]