The Federal fiscal year begins 1 October - every year. No exceptions. Except when the Senators and Congress can't get it together and do their JOB and pass a budget. Three months PAST the deadline for the budget, and they're still making tempora... Read more
I had a bout of insomnia last night - finally got to sleep about 0530, but, despite having pottied & fed all of the critters, the pups wanted me to get up at 09. They did let me doze until just after 10 - bless their furry little heads.
Bob... Read more
Since last night's song was The Night Chicago Died, tonight's band is Chicago. At the Spring Forward time change, I did Does Anybody Really Know What Time It Is? Here's one I remember, and never understood the title. According to The Straight Do... Read more
I watched the first show of the new series on Showtime, The Borgias. They described it as "the original crime family". Wow - intrigue, murder, double-dealing, kiss the godfather's, er, Pope's ring. (Hmm, is the Pope a "Godfather"? Mario Puzo bas... Read more
I took the pups walking this afternoon. I'd thought about walking up and back to the gym today, but the wind was more than 20 mph with gusts nearly to 50 mph. and, it kept changing direction! So, in honor of the wind, here's the Association and ... Read more
In honor of April Fool's Day - Main Ingredient 1972
Okay, so your heart is broken
You sit around mopin'
Cryin' and cryin'
You say you`re even thinkin' about dyin'
Well, before you do anything rash, dig this
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My Comcast connection dropped out Sunday - and briefly (very briefly) returned a few times the last few days. It's been very frustrating trying to use my Blackberry (small pictures and slow connections) and Kindle (very slow connections, and it ... Read more
Yeah ! I'm at work, doing the countdown to vacation. Tick - tick - tick. My mind is jetting out on it's own!
Vacation quotes from www.sparkpeople.com/mypa ge_public_journal.asp?id=d esertdreamers&abepu=true
No m... Read more
Just before the funeral services, the undertaker came up to the very elderly widow and asked, 'How old was your husband?'
'98,' she replied, 'Two years older than me'
'So you're 96,' the undertaker commented.
She responded , 'Hardly wor... Read more
One of my favorite Eagles songs - 1976. When someones asks me at work, "can I leave now?" I start singing the line "You can check out any time you like, but you can never leave!"
In interviews, the Eagles members said this song was about th... Read more
When I get home, my pups are at the door, ready to jump up, give me kisses, and run out!
(starts getting repetitive after a few verses, so I cut it off)
BaHa Men 2000 (Originally written and recorded by Shaggy in 1998)
Who let the do... Read more