Monthly Archives: August 2007

HASH

Back in 1991 my friend T-Bone introduced me to The Hash House Harriers. No, it is not a diner. It is a loosely organized non-competitive international group that describes themselves as a ‘drinking club with a running problem’. You see … Continue reading

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RUDE DORK

Whereas a lot of folks use their blogs as diaries or as a forum to display their somewhat psychotic rants about the world around them, I have made a conscious effort to use mine to tell stories. I have always … Continue reading

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PHIL RIZZUTO

In our culture it seems to me that every teenager carries a giant overflowing bucket of angst with him or her wherever they go. Of course as a kid you typically think your woes are the worst in the world. … Continue reading

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WHINE ABOUT WINE

This past weekend my wife and I were invited (thanks Bethany!!!) to a wine tasting at an oversized specialty wine shop (or ‘shoppe’ as places like this often call themselves). I am far from a connoisseur but I know enough … Continue reading

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SHOULD HAVE GONE TO CRUMMY CHEAP CRAP ‘R’ US

I am suffering from more gift stress. I just got over the pain and anguish of souvenir shopping for my coworkers during my Mexican vacation when the other night my wife mentioned that she has not purchased an anniversary gift … Continue reading

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