Monthly Archives: May 2007

Culture comes to the big city

Each year on the Sunday prior to Memorial Day the NASCAR ‘Coca-Cola 600’, which used to be called the ‘World 600’ – I think – before all the money arrived, is held at the local racetrack. Part of the week … Continue reading

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MGMT 101

Working thru the section on Motivation in the Basic Management training class (mandated by H.R.) I found this- Frustrated behaviors due to inability to satisfy a need- * Aggression * Withdrawal * Rationalization * Compensation or substitution * Introspection Except … Continue reading

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underdeveloped ideas straining to be blog entries

As an occasional breeder of dogs, I’m amazed at the thought that all the Irish Setters we currently have (7) were born in this house and will (with no questions asked) spend their entire lives with us. They are not … Continue reading

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this is a novel…this is a novel on drugs

I finished reading ‘Nova Express’ by William S. Burroughs last night. OK, I’ve read about and grasp the idea behind cut-up & fold-in techniques and it wasn’t my first exposure to either, but I don’t have a clue what I … Continue reading

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some of the album covers were pretty cool too

(The following is based solely on my experience. Any opinions expressed are mine alone and may not have anything in common with the beliefs of others. Please try not to take it too seriously.) Separating albums by the Tubes and … Continue reading

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I’m not motivated today apart from wanting to blog

misanthropic adjective believing the worst of human nature and motives; having a sneering disbelief in e.g. selflessness of others¬†[syn: cynical]¬†(I don’t disagree this is me at times n_decisive) Misquoting something I read elsewhere; blogging is the voyeur’s way into the … Continue reading

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now he’s a member of the silent majority

Without me being aware of any of yesterday’s news when I arrived home from work, the first thing my wife said to me was, “now Jerry Falwell knows that God is a black lesbian”. (and I thought she was a … Continue reading

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