SUNDAY, SEPT. 30, 2012
SATURDAY, SEPT. 29, 2012
There are couples who go for long walks and hold hands the whole time. Why doesn't that drive at least one of them crazy? Maybe it's sweet. Perhaps it is romantic. But wouldn't implied affection be better? Sure, if the relative heights and arm lengths...
FRIDAY, SEPT. 28, 2012
Spokane pedestrians are too polite. Drivers nose their cars into crosswalks we happen to be using and we say nothing. It's almost as if pedestrians here have been brainwashed into accepting the notion that people in cars are more important than people on foot. But...
I wouldn't argue that "The Adjustment Bureau" is a great movie. Not really sure I'd even call it good. But. Early on, sometime in the first half hour, Matt Damon -- playing a losing politician -- gives a concession speech that is really worth seeing....
THURSDAY, SEPT. 27, 2012
Mine does anyway. Remember that recent travel page story on the Empire Builder? My wife, a veteran Empire Builder passenger, sent that to her mother in Michigan. At pretty much the exact same time, her mother sent us the same story from her paper, the...
A) "We're at crush depth." B) "Open the pod bay door, HAL." C) "Suddenly I'm in the mood for an MRI." D) "I am declaring this an ejector seat." E) "I just remembered that thing." F) "Teleportation." G) "Plastics." H) "Rosebud." I) Other.
WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 26, 2012
www.pyxurz.blogspot.com And when they aren't dancing on the top of desks, publishers and editors can look a bit manic. www.people.com You already know how he feels about spunk. Of course, reporters tend to be cute and hang out in the production building. www.blogs.amctv.com And copy...
There are problems with reminding people that it violates a city law to ride a bike on sidewalks downtown. Here are five. 1. Yelling doesn't always produce learning. 2. To the listener, outdoor yelling often sounds like "Hey! Buzza globben and yule stamper doobie jackslob!"...
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