People will miss that it once meant something to be Southern or Midwestern. It doesn't mean much now, except for the climate. The question, “Where are you from?” doesn't lead to anything odd or interesting. They live somewhere near a Gap store, and what else do you need to know? - Garrison Keillor
We hope for better things; it will arise from the ashes - Fr Gabriel Richard 1805
Happy Birthday and hope you have many more
A common mistake people make when trying to design something completely foolproof is to underestimate the ingenuity of complete fools. -Douglas Adams
"We do not need any other Tutankhamun's tomb with all its treasures. We need context. We need understanding. We need knowledge of historical events to tie them together. We don't know much. Of course we know a lot, but it is context that's missing, not treasures." - Werner Herzog, in Archaeology, March/April 2011
Thanks for the good wishes! Today is the first day of my last year in the 30's.
Maintaining enthusiasm in the face of crushing apathy.
Hippo birdie two ewes!
In the end, we will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends. -Martin Luther King Jr.
Happy 39th Birthday day!!!
"If you don't like change, you're going to like irrelevance even less" General Eric Shinseki
Occupy Your Brain!
Hope you're having a good one!
"...I would never try to tick Hink off. He kinda intimidates me. He's quite butch, you know." - Maister
Children in the back seat can cause accidents - and vice versa.
What would RJ do?
Happy Birthday! Good to get those 30's out of the way and move on to...middle age.
“Death comes when memories of the past exceed the vision for the future.”
Happy B-day - you must have been a good boxing day present
"Whatever beer I'm drinking, is better than the one I'm not." DMLW
"Budweiser sells a product they reflectively insist on calling beer." John Oliver