good old days….

Some pictures that in todays context look profoundly ridiculous, scandalous or both….

Check out these ads from days gone by (and never to be repeated). Today, ads like these are offensive, irrational, chauvinistic, unbelievable. What will today’s ads look like in a few years? Today’s relevance is tomorrow’s irrelevance. To lock ourselves into the spirit of the age is to become a humorous relic of the past. What is eternal is relevant. What is not eternal is eternally irrelevant! … Read More

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When I was messing with the printer I no …

When I was messing with the printer I noticed an anomaly. A coax cable enters the room through a hole in the wall. This is connected to a 2-way splitter; both cables from the splitter go back through the same hole in the wall into the room from which the coax originally emerged. So, what’s that all about ? I have no idea; I’m sure we had a use for it at one time but my memory fails me. Why didn’t we just pull it all the way out of the computer room back to where it came from ? Hell, I don’t know….

A Cute Kitty

After a morning filled with vexation and consternation it is time for something cute and funny; courtesy of Smitty via email….

A Cat Named Lucky

If you thought this was going to be a heart wrenching story about a cat that got run over by a truck then had to walk 100 miles home after being bitten by a snake, you would be wrong…..

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sex bomb

I work for a company that prepares personal property insurance claims. A major part of my job is to transcribe micro-cassette recordings of inventories of items found at loss sites into a spreadsheet.  Often the tapes are not very clear and are difficult to understand. Today I was transcribing a tape and I heard the man say “sex bomb” ! I though to myself  – what the hell ! The guy on the tape gave a website where this item could be found. So I visited the site and did a site search for “sex bomb”.  Yes, there really is a sex bomb !