Monthly Archives: February 2014

No school! No school!

We’ve had a ton of snow days this winter. It inspired this parody song about kids’ eagerness for snow days. Facebook doesn’t permit audio files and WordPress charges to add audio files to posts, so I created my first YouTube … Continue reading

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I’m the decider

Went running 2 days ago in anticipation of the coming snow storm. It was cold, in the mid-teens, but not windy. Wind can make a cold day feel much, much colder. I’ve got my running clothing figured out for such … Continue reading

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Gonna get me a 13.1 sticker!

I’ve taken the plunge and registered for a 1/2 marathon, the Potomac River Run in November. It’s billed as the easiest 1/2 marathon in the country. That’s because the course is essentially flat. The race takes place on the towpath next … Continue reading

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Can we go home now? Please!

In a recent blog post, Don’t Target Executives Shop?, I whined about the lack of seating in Target. Looks like I’m not the only guy who notices the lack. Check out this hilarious photo collection – Shopping with Their Ladies: … Continue reading

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Do We Have a Moral Obligation to Shopkeepers?

Originally posted on Blog of the Courtier:
Although I celebrate the principle of historic preservation, there are times when it can go a bit too far.  The recent case here in Washington of the hideous Christian Science Church near the…

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Don’t Target executives shop?

I’m at Target right now. One of my kids has a gift card she wants to spend it. She is happily browsing the toy section. I am aimlessly pacing the main aisle. Why aren’t there any chairs here? Or anywhere … Continue reading

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