Archive for February, 2010

All About C-Notes, Sawbucks And Other Misc Notes

Wednesday, February 24th, 2010

I sent one of the neighbor kids on an errand the other day.  I guess he's not really a kid, as he has his first car, so we'll just call him a young adult. I really didn't need anything, but he's just gotten his first car.  He picked up a Chevy Malibu from the government owned car [...]

All Is Vanity By Charles Allen Gilbert And Grandfather

Monday, February 15th, 2010

 I was thinking of my Grandfather the other day.  He's been gone a good many years now and, as happens with the passage of time, many of the recollections are lost but there's always wonderful memories that stick with you,  I have many of them, despite the decades that have passed. The famous optical illusion, [...]

RIP Phil Harris – The Greatest Captain To Ever Sail The Seven Seas

Monday, February 15th, 2010

We were saddened this past week with the news that Phil Harris of  "The Deadliest Catch" passed away.  I've spoke of our fondness for the program previously, and Captain Harris was a big part of the attraction. I suppose it's because he so represented the image of what I've always imagined a fishing boat captain [...]

I Stopped For A Loaf Of Bread

Monday, February 15th, 2010

At least that's what I told Mrs. Huntington to excuse my long term absence.  However, she seems to be watching the same episode of Little House On The Prairie that was responsible for my decision to take a stroll to begin with.  She'll probably have more to confront me with once it's over. I suppose [...]