Tag Archives: Rant

Is winter the end or the beginning?

It’s Groundhog Day and our furry buddy Phil grumpily announced that there would be a six-week extension to this winter season. Though it was damn cold this morning, it hasn’t been cold in Chicago this winter other than a week in … Continue reading

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He’s a monster, all right

I’m about to watch the season finale of Penny Dreadful.  I’ve enjoyed this season, for the most part.  For the most part being more than half of it, at the least. View image | gettyimages.com I’ve even come to enjoy … Continue reading

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We Can Do Better, People

Wildlife is pretty spectacular.  Not just the majestic things like a whale breaching, but every little thing.  Right in your back yard.  Ants and bees, for instance.  Complex creatures engaged in great efforts. Living smack in the middle of a … Continue reading

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Nuts To You, Sir!

I was going to drop this in my other blog, but it seemed Improbable enough to put here. Crazily enough, we can’t even use the tired old “stupid Americans” mantra for this one. A grocery chain in the UK has … Continue reading

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Hear me Howl

That is the sound of me not watching Teen Wolf right now. Thanks again, Viacom!

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I’m Trying to Stay Calm, Viacom

But I’m sick and tired of the bullshit. DirecTV and Viacom are squabbling over money.  Viacom wants lots more of it.  DirecTV already charges me an arm and a leg (You thought that limp was a zombie war vet injury, … Continue reading

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