Sears CEO Lampert blames company’s woes on ‘irresponsible’ media I just had to shake my head after reading this one. This Mr. Lampert is, well, an eccentric chap and, sorry to counter his statement, but either in deep denial about Sears’ states, or a terrible liar. He spends a great deal of time comparing Sears … [Read more…]
I’ve long enjoyed the work of Jorge at PhD comics. This one delights more than most…which says a lot, really. I like them all, at one level or another.
It’s awesome to see all ages at the dojang. It’s a sign of a healthy school. My school has a huge range of student agents, from small children to adults in the 50s and 60s. Every student brings something great to the school, helps us all grow, to be better.
A great short film brought to us by REI. Looks at the challenges and brilliance of women’s climbing. I really appreciate their viewpoints and ideas about how toopen up climbing, as well as the world.
Ed Sheeran has not been terribly exciting to me. However, his song, Castle On The Hill delights me deeply. It’s opened me up to exploring more of his music. What do you think?
I’ve been thoughtful today. Yesterday a friend had a “small” stroke. He’s not much older than me, so there’s that sobering element. I’m thinking about the fragility of life, and similar things. And I’m grateful that “small” seems to be accurate. Greg is known by many as Papa Greg. Partly for his wisdom, partly because … [Read more…]
I created this site a couple of years ago to be a focus for my poetry. A Poet’s Journey I didn’t think too much of it at the time. Just was following the advice to focus your content. My writings scatter across many interests, so I broke apart my stuff into more focused sites. Well, … [Read more…]
Yesterday’s weather was certainly quirky. Earlier in the afternoon, it was nice enough in Marysville to get a 20 minute walk in. As my weight’s been creeping up, this was quite welcome Not too much later the thunderstorm rolled through. My son and I planned to hit the gym, but the weather knocked the power out … [Read more…]
Yesterday I wrote a bit about the plane crashing in Mukilteo, just north of Seattle. Well, a dashcam caught the dramatic moment. Impressive, and a little scary, video. Note: no one was hurt. Though at least one car was burned out.
I do adore Jorge Cham’s comics. Now, this seems to apply to far more than academia…. Have a great Thursday, folks! Please give the post a “like” and feel free to share. There are sharing buttons for your convenience below, covering all major sharing channels. At least all the ones I consider major.