Monthly Archives: April 2013

A slightly bizarre feeling

My 5DMkIII is getting its yearly service (remove any and all dust from sensor, viewfinder, check for any problems) so I am using my 7D. What’s strange is this: I have to go back to checking my Cliff Notes on … Continue reading

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Out of bed at 5am… again

I tried to get comfortable, tried to find a position to sleep where it didn’t feel as if someone was shoving an icepick into the small of my back. But alas, it wasn’t to be. Part of it’s due to … Continue reading

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The art of polite complaint

We bought some eggs, well before their expiry date. 4 out of the dozen were bad. I called the business/farm that supplied the store, and left a polite message explaining that having 1/3 of a dozen eggs be off just … Continue reading

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More “Bonfire of the Vanities”

In a way. I’ve been going through areas of the house, and pretty much throwing 3/4s of what I find away. And I keep saying “If you can tell me what I threw away without looking, I’ll admit we needed … Continue reading

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Watching a frightening movie on Hulu

It’s called “Jesus Camp”… Mao Tse Tung would have been proud of the indoctrination/brainwashing this “children’s minister” is doing. She brags how she gets these kids preaching to other kids, to ‘bring them to Jesus’. They encourage these children to … Continue reading

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Redressed the wound on Alan’s foot

Scrubbed hands, got normal saline, Bactine, a thick towel, and first aid kit. Propped Alan’s foot on the footstool and unpinned the gauze and started unwrapping it. The little shit gasped as if I hurt him, then grinned at me. … Continue reading

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Gotta love HBF bureaucracy

Wing got a phone call this morning (the morning after Alan was hurt) saying since Alan is now 25 (actually, no, not yet, he was born on the 19th in the US which would have made it April 20th here … Continue reading

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