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About AdaptiveCurmudgeon

Adaptive Curmudgeon is handsome, brave, and wise.

Air Rifle Scope Advice II

You guys are awesome! I hear (through remote channels) that I got many comments with a plethora of useful air rifle scope information. Excellent! Unfortunately, I’m partially “off grid” right now and also busier than a one legged man in … Continue reading

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The Squirrels Win Another Round / Need Air Rifle Scope Advice

” I’m going to let you in on a little secret. Every day, once a day, give yourself a present. Don’t plan it. Don’t wait for it. Just let it happen. It could be a new shirt at the men’s … Continue reading

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The Young Scholar

Ol Remus at the Woodpile Report puts up classic paintings from time to time. They really brighten my day. This particular image stood out among his many fine examples. When it flowed beneath the incoming tide of newer posts I … Continue reading

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I Have Gone Down The Rabbit Hole With Cover Bands

My mower broke and while stacking wood I took out my arms. (No worries, I’ll heal.) So I was bored and looking for the webpage where some dude makes an AK out of a shovel (I swear I saw that somewhere)… … Continue reading

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When In Doubt: Play Banjo

Dr. Mingo had a shitty day. We’ve all been there. In order to cheer him up I present a Eurythmics cover in banjo. Nothin’ makes a day better than banjo. I like Sweet Dreams but I have to admit it … Continue reading

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Guardians Of The Galaxy 2 – Review With Spoilers

Review: It’s a solid A-. It’s about as unsucky as Disney can get but it still sucks… because everything Hollywood excretes on the screen sucks lately. This movie, shitty as it is, is about the best you can do. Details: … Continue reading

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Draining The Swamp

J Edgar Hoover ran the FBI as if it were his private secret police force. He exceeded his authority, and spied on, blackmailed, harassed, intimidated, and threatened everyone. He became politically unstoppable. He was in power for 48 years. Though hated … Continue reading

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Dodge Axle Maintenance

I’m pretty sure this guy works for my nearest Chrysler dealership.

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Phenology Update / Bart Sighting?

phe·nol·o·gy noun /fiˈnäləjē/ 1.The study of cyclic and seasonal natural phenomena, esp. in relation to climate and plant and animal life Around sunset I saw a bear wandering around a nearby field. How cool is that? It’s easy to get jaded … Continue reading

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Rodney Dangerfield And The Current State Of Politics: Part 2

[This is the second of a two part post. I left the first part in the queue rather than letting it go live. Quite by accident, the first part (which I’d carefully wordsmithed) addressed politics with insufficient satire. For example, it … Continue reading

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