Monthly Archives: November 2014

Thanksgiving

A hastily composed, unordered, random list of things for which I’m thankful. Mrs. Curmudgeon and various friends and relatives are happy, healthy, and none are currently pissed off; especially at me. I’m in a country and society where I’m allowed … Continue reading

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Shut Up And Take My Money: Roboplow

I need this! Hat tip to Life in the Backwoods.

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The Amusing Timing Of Political Fresh Air

I’ve tried to stay away from politics but fell off the wagon. Perhaps this post will get it out of my system and I can go back to writing about the important things in life; like talking malevolent trees and … Continue reading

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More Sticky Movies

I got some good reminders in the comments. Therefore I add the following: Spirited Away (2001) Blade Runner (1982) The Music Man (1962) Twelve Monkeys (1999) The Graduate (1967)

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Movies That “Stick With You”

I was talking with Mrs. Curmudgeon about movies that “stick with you”. (Define that however you want.) She and several friends had made lists. (Probably something on Facebook.) Her list was unlike theirs. I suggested my list would make me … Continue reading

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An Uber-Political Post In Which I Self Godwin

Godwin’s Law: “As an online discussion grows longer, the probability of a comparison involving Nazis or Hitler approaches one”. This swirling of the debate drain is best avoided but today I’m going there. It’s my blog and I can Godwin … Continue reading

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Post Election Ironic Event Horizon

While feeding my wood stove I discovered something about the recent elections. I ignored virtually all media horseshit during the run up to the 2014 mid term elections. I discovered physical proof I’d made the correct choice. Let’s begin with … Continue reading

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Life is Not Fair: Hunting Edition: Part 3

It was a very cold day. I started to shiver again. A sub zero dawn makes bowling seem like a far saner hobby than hunting. If I was in my usual deer stand I’d have my back frozen to a … Continue reading

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Life is Not Fair: Hunting Edition: Part 2

The night before the big day (opening day is Christmas, but with guns) all hell broke loose. My truck got a flat, I picked up what felt like a head cold, the checkbook was empty, there was a power outage, … Continue reading

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Life is Not Fair: Hunting Edition: Part 1

There are as many ways to hunt as there are hunters. If you hunt I’m sure you’ll agree. If you don’t hunt, this post is not for you. Hippie! Usually I “still hunt”. Still hunting (for those who don’t know) … Continue reading

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