Kindred Spirits

I have the great fortune of working with some profoundly gifted and dedicated people. They are truly good, decent, wonderful souls. I particularly enjoy giving one of them a hard time. Yes, B.P. it’s you! Today she and another incredible teacher came into my office. I was lamenting that my blog had become so very political lately. Well, D.K. had… Continue reading

Thank You, NPR

NPR did a wonderful program this morning on political cartoonists, Cartoonists Sharpen Pencils for 2004 Campaign: Edwards’ Smile, Bush’s Ears, Kerry’s Jaw Fair Game for Illustrators. Living under my little rock, I was unfamiliar with the political cartoons of Mike Peters. This guy is hysterical. I love wit with a touch of the cynical. Here are three of his cartoons… Continue reading

Once Again!

Simply incredulous! The Bush administration is seeking to obtain the authority to delay the November election because of possible terrorist threats. No specifics are given, well, they never are–just words like bad, massive, etc. His administration loves colors too: red, orange! Reminds me of Pavlov’s dogs and bells. Show the color and the nation is supposed to salivate for the… Continue reading

Lady in Red…

Back in the previous century now, I was going home after work. The traffic was unusually bad, no, I take that back; it was wretched beyond belief! When I was about 5 miles from my home the traffic came to a complete stand still. I was inching forward ever 30 seconds or so. But not to worry, I am prepared… Continue reading

Sex Machine

Is there really such a thing as a car that is indicative of a sex machine? Well, according to a news of the weird report I read a couple months back, at least one research firm thinks so. The firm sent out random surveys to thousands of men asking two simple questions: What car make do you drive? How often… Continue reading