WFAA Gets It Wrong

Here’s a piece of an article that appeared on WFAA.com last week.  WFAA is the local ABC affiliate in Dallas/Forth Worth Texas.  This is a sad story about a woman who was the mayor of a local city here in the area.  She lost her husband to cancer in 2008, and has had major finincial ...

Jane Austen’s Fight Club 2

You can have your Pride and Prejudice and your Sense and Sensibility, this is the only Jane Austen that I am interested in.  British literature at it’s finest. I do say… httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r2PM0om2El8

Big Bang Theory Nirvana 1

The Barenaked Ladies are at Comic-Con and they play the full-version of the theme song from the Big Bang Theory.  I think it’s pretty funny that Comic-Con has become such a force that before they sing the song, they validate their geek credentials.  It’s cool, the show is funny, and my wife sings the theme ...

Let’s Get Stomped By A Bison 1

These two take stupidity to a whole new level.  Not only do they follow a giant wild animal into the woods, they think it will be funny to throw a stick at it.  Well guys, you get the bull by the head and you get the horns.  I love the scream she gets out as ...

The ShelterCare Pet Insurance Racket 2

The ShelterCare Pet Insurance Racket
Pet insurance.  Yes, pet health insurance.  We recently adopted 2 cats, and along with our adoption came 30 days of complimentary pet insurance through ShelterCare.  Insurance for your pet sounds like a pretty good idea if you’ve recently had any procedures performed at the vet.  It seems health costs for pets are approaching those for humans.  The truth is, if you ...

Star Wars On A New York Subway 2

The opening scene from Star Wars: A New Hope, recreated on the 6 train.  The people on the train take things in stride.  I suppose when you live in a city of 8 million people, Darth Vader isn’t the strangest thing you see on the way to work. httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J5gCeWEGiQI&feature=player_embedded