Random Thought

Supposedly, you can' teach an old dog new tricks. But what about teaching a new dog old tricks? Like fetching the Saturday Evening Post? Or chasing after a Rambler or DeSoto? And not to bark at the milkman, paperboy or grocery delivery...

Update 6/24/16

Dateline June 24, 2016, my 48th birthday!  I am happy to report that I just weighed in at 278 pounds. I couldn't believe it so I weighed myself like 6 times, and still 278 pounds. This on the heels of clearing 60 miles this month in walking (as of...

Friday

The big 48!!! I was born 48 years ago this Friday. Going to take a few days off (5 day vacation!) and do whatever the hell I wanna do. ME TIME!!  

I am disliking all of this fathers day stuff....

... only because it only reminds me how crappy a childhood I had and how bad my parents were. Oh sure, they "did what they could", "Did their best", and so forth. Yeah, I got a roof over my head and food in my belly most of the time. "They" say...

GOAL ACHIEVED!!!!

As of this writing, I have achieved 56 miles walked for the month of June (this being june 19th). My original goal for this month was to get to 50, but then I thought the challenge should be uppped some.... so I set it at 60. I am 4 miles away from...

Playlist

I walk. I walk a lot!  And I keep a good steady pace mostly (3.2 miles per hour). How does one maintain such a speed? My answer.... a good playlist! I like to listen to music, usually up tempo (rock)and definitely those that are over...

May total

For third time in the last six months, I have logged over 50 miles of walking within a months time. March I logged 55 miles January 50.22 miles And for May... 50.11 and today is not over yet. I may log in a mile or two by end of the day,...

SCRUBS

Scrubs are defined as:  Protective garment designed to be worn by the doctor, nurse, and others in the operating room. The garment is worn by those who scrub in for surgery. Sanitary clothing worn by surgeons, nurses, physicians and other...

God's (not) Dead

I caught this movie yesterday after hearing a lot about it from a variety of sources since it premiered 2 years ago.  I wanted to watch it to get my own take on this whole thing and whether or not it was overblown (which is usally the case). The...

Selective outrage?

Why aren't the gays, the lesbians, the transgendered and transexuals upset more? Why are they not protesting in the streets? Boycotting people, services and businesses? Why are they not being more vocal? no, no.... not about the HB2 thing here in...