Monthly Archives: August 2014

Entry 371: The Wedding Blog Part XXVII: Ready for Her Close-up

Welcome back to the continuing saga of planning our daughter Casey’s wedding to her fiancé Alex at the Norwalk Aquarium. If you’ve been reading these wedding blogs from the beginning, it may seem at times that we’re not celebrating a … Continue reading

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Entry 370: Please Do Not Park Your TARDIS in the Driveway

Way back in the early part of the late 20th Century, I used to do a lot of work for the Columbia House Video Library, which sold old TV shows on VHS tapes. You’d get two hour-long episodes on each … Continue reading

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Entry 369: I Dare a Celebrity to Challenge Me

Well, I’m sure you’re all aware of the two big viral trends of this summer: The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge and Ebola. Let me say at the outset I think it’s wonderful that the Internet can be used for good … Continue reading

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Entry 368: What? Sam’s Club Had No Vacancies?

Recently I finished yet another post-apocalyptic, young adult trilogy in the vein of The Hunger Games and Divergent. This one was called Monument 14. I don’t know what makes these post-apocalyptic trilogies “young adult,” other than that the main characters … Continue reading

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Entry 367: The Wedding Blog Part XXVI: We’re Not Trending

Well, we’re less than two months away from our daughter Casey’s wedding to her fiancé Alex at the Norwalk Aquarium, but I figure there’s still plenty of time to incorporate some of the latest wedding trends. For instance… Naked Wedding … Continue reading

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Entry 366: Washington Gets Its Cool On

Well, Forbes magazine has named the coolest city in America and it’s…Washington, D.C. It’s hard to argue with this selection if they mean “cool” in the hipster sense of sitting around doing nothing. By any other criteria, however, it’s difficult … Continue reading

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Entry 365: “Po” Is a Four-Letter Word

I once knew how to play mah jongg. My mother taught me, and it was fun for awhile, until they changed all the rules. If you’re unfamiliar with the game, it doesn’t matter, because I could tell you all about … Continue reading

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