Monthly Archives: April 2006

I think it was PT Barnum

Who said “There’s a sucker born every minute”. In the case of this article from today’s Seattle Times, it should be “There’s a idiot in Washington State buying a new computer every minute” Washington has one of the highest rates … Continue reading

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These guys won’t let me sleep

So the guys who drive the trucks where I work got finished their review of the proposed contract. As the title of this post suggests, they’re not happy. I’ve seen it, and if I was them, I’d be ecstatic. They … Continue reading

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Re-Vent

Yesterday’s vent felt especially wonderful after I was done. And just in case the idiot men-children decide that they want to mess around here some more, here are the ones who didn’t make the cut for yesterday. Miss Erica Campbell, … Continue reading

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I’m a free man!

For the next nine days or so, as of 0500 this morning. My apologies for yesterday’s blackout. I would like to sincerely thank Hosting Matters for getting us back up as fast as they did, even if it wasn’t before … Continue reading

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The Soundboard: Keeping the depression away

This was supposed to posted yesterday, but Jammin’ Johnny Jihad decided to send a DoS attack to our hosts and, well, here it is today. What with this being the weekend of Boomershoot, the premire long distance rifle adventure/event of … Continue reading

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Powerful Posteriors

So those boys who are afraid of women decided to try and shut down this place yesterday, eh? I don’t like getting political, but shutting down my weekend haunt really chaps my hide like a cheap pair of denim pants. … Continue reading

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I’m Back from Hell

also known as Florida, and I have yet another reason to hate that State: in Fort Lauderdale, the public drinking/bathing water is the color of diluted pee. I first discovered this in my hotel room, after taking a redeye Wednesday … Continue reading

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Jammin’ Jihad Johnny

As you’ve probably guessed, I couldn’t wait for the DNS attack from the land of the house of saud to stop before I went to bed for the day. Sorry about that. I’ll be back with everything I was going … Continue reading

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Pre-Day of Reckoning

Almost two weeks ago, on Easter Sunday afternoon, I last posted abotu the possibility of a strike by the Teamsters who drive the trucks where I work. At that time, they had gotten a verbal proposal that sounded good and … Continue reading

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Too Smart For Their Own Good

I get about one of these a month, but I want to share last night’s with you because it is just so damn Typically Seattle. The customer is a coffee shop, actually a chain, probably one you’ve heard of. The … Continue reading

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