Category Archives: Every Day Life

Next episode of what passes as my life

Yesterday, I saw Mr. S, the osteo surgeon who replaced my worn out right knee.  The right knee replacement is great, and even though I still have some pain from the operated on compartment syndrome, all is ok with it. … Continue reading

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Ah, dammit.

‘Benson,’ ‘Star Trek’ actor René Auberjonois has died at 79 Cancer sucks.

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"NEW AND IMPROVED" not always a good thing

Too often, I see people getting caught up in what I call the iPhile loop. Regardless of what the item is, they have the get the NEWEST version, even if the one they have is perfectly serviceable and works. Even … Continue reading

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Doing the great data shuffle/juggle

Windows 10 has issues with the 5 bay external drive (really long boot login time, powering it down without ejecting the drives first, causing data loss), so what I’m doing is shift data/files.  Putting certain files (installation files, back up … Continue reading

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Customer Service at its best

Wing  and I (I’m still using crutch) went grocery shopping, and had a rather full cart.  All the lines were long, so we did like usual; no matter which line you get into, the other will go faster. I hear … Continue reading

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Well, that was sneaky

I have been using Cole online grocery shopping, coupled with the Coles credit card for free deliveries over $100 for years.  It’s been useful due to health issues (knee, knee replacement) and when Wing  was working for companies that sent … Continue reading

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As if I really needed another reason to dislike Windows 10

Did I say dislike?  No, I mean LOATHE. Windows 10 took into its programing to ‘scan’ two of my external drives.  One drive it wiped every file out of that in one directory of one drive, and then blew out … Continue reading

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