My Actual Irish Heritage

St. Patrick’s Day is the day when everyone is Irish.  But for anyone with any Irish in them at all, you are always Irish.  There is always some sort of rounding up involved when we describe ourselves.  I live in Matthews, North Carolina which borders Charlotte.  But if someone asks me where I live, I…

The Valentine’s Day Bandit – since 1976

In my hometown, someone, or a bunch of someone’s, hangs red hearts on white background all over the city on the night before Valentine’s Day.  We call him/her/them the Valentine’s Day Bandit and it makes me happy every year to see that it still happens after 41 years. This year, as you can see in…

Waiting for the Train: Episode 43 – Merry F***ing Christmas

Happy Holidays, folks. We tried not to talk about the End of Days too much this episode, but Acadia does start us off with some horrifying possible zombie apocalypse precursor incidents. You know what? I’m not even going to tell you what else. You should just listen and enjoy. The photos below are explained in…

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Halloween Activity Cards Revisited

I made these Halloween Activity Cards a few years ago and posted one a day for the whole month of October.  But in today’s world, people want everything at once!  So here is a gallery of all of them.  I wonder which ones you have don’t or haven’t done.  Or, better yet, which ones are…

My America is Charlotte McKinney

Usually when there is a holiday weekend I try to do something that is going to let people know they should have a good time and whatever.  But honestly I love Charlotte McKinney so much that I can’t even think straight.  Not for any pervy reasons.  I just mean that she is making the most…