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OCTOBER 2, 2013 2:15PM

O fucknuts Jake - - wherefore art thou brother?



I have a friend, contractor like me, who is dyed in the wool conservative. Strangely, we get along well. Pro-union left-leaning me and my republican buddy Chris work together, usually once or twice a year, and stay in contact the remainder of  time by phone and text message

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AUGUST 11, 2011 9:27AM

my sunflowers...pics and a few words

 ~pretty neat~

 

I'm starting with the end because that pic is an eye-grabber and I'm a savvy enough blogger to know we must grab our readers-lookers from the git-go. 

 The rest are in chronological order beginning in say, April. 

I was excited for spring time as alwa… Read full post »

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FEBRUARY 22, 2011 11:33AM

Signing over my son to the Navy

Even before the Navy recruiter smiled up to our door, I knew I would sign the parental release. Against my own instincts, I had promised.

The night before, Eli and I sat down together to talk. He explained his thoughts and rationale... the positives and negatives. I was impressed by… Read full post »

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FEBRUARY 18, 2011 3:05PM

looked out my window and found an artist

Today I'm home again, having finished our ghetto remodel yesterday. Around 10:30am I squinted out the upstairs window into the bright and warm neighborhood. There stood a man with an easel set up behind his car, painting. Curious beast that I am, I ventured out to meet him.

Feeling rather like… Read full post »

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JANUARY 11, 2010 11:21AM

Jury selection begins for the killer of Dr. George Tiller

This Wednesday in Wichita Kansas the jury selection process begins in the trial of Scott Roeder. Roeder has openly admitted to the press and even to the presiding Judge that he pulled the trigger, ending the life of Wichita abortion Doctor George Tiller. Apparently this is significant, even though th… Read full post »

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DECEMBER 23, 2009 12:14PM

Richard Heene, balloon boy Daddy get's spanked by Judge

The long winded judge in Ft. Collins Colorado is still speaking at the sentencing hearing of Richard Heene, father of 6 year old Falcon Heene of "balloon boy" fame.

30 days in jail for Daddy. 60 more days of work release (jailed at night). A fine of up to $42G to… Read full post »

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AUGUST 28, 2009 12:48PM

My New Orleans, it was four years ago......

Picture 005 by you.

 Over 4 months after Katrina sights like this were still common in New Orleans. This pic was taken at Chef's Pass in New Orleans East...

Four years ago today I sat and watched the Weather Channel and CNN as the storm of the century bore down on the gulf… Read full post »

 THIS POST IS RATED G

We, TrigX and myself, made a journey 70 miles or so southwest of Kansas City this weekend to beautiful Melvern Kansas located near the junction of Interstate 35 and US Hwy 75 (the infamous BETO junction). Mainly to camp and fish at the reservoir which bears… Read full post »

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MARCH 22, 2009 11:13AM

He threatened her with a shotgun

   A friend of mine that I hadn't seen in forever dropped by unexpectedly Thursday morning. He proceeded to tell me that the previous evening his wife had called the police and told them that he had threatened her with a shotgun.

   When she called he was in the basement… Read full post »

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MARCH 6, 2009 10:13AM

Two feet from sure death or, Trig almost bites the dust

 

    Lawrence Kansas long long ago.... One fine summer evening, I believe it was a Friday, I had decided to change up my routine and instead of spending the whole night playing pool and chasing college chicks I would go see my friend Ken out in the country.  Still… Read full post »