Monthly Archives: February 2011

175. Birthday Cousins

Today is the birthday of two of my kin from out West. Let’s start with my tall Texan great nephew, Bennett Ford.  He’s the son of my nephew Jeffrey who’s the son of Robert and Arlis Ford. (Is this beginning … Continue reading

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174. The King and I

According to the prognosticators, “The King’s Speech” will probably be a shoe-in for Best Picture, and Best Actor at the Academy Awards tonight. I am secretly very pleased about this, because the King and I both share the same challenge … Continue reading

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173. Watson’s New Job Opportunity

Have you ever finished reading an article but it isn’t finished with you?  I read this one several days ago, but I’ve been haunted by it ever since. If you haven’t already, try to scratch out the time to read … Continue reading

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172. Do Men Get Depressed?

Linda Lewis sent me an article one day as to whether men are happier people than the rest of us. Well, are they? What do you think? Here’s a shot of my brother, brothers-in-law, son, sons-in-law, and grandsons. . This … Continue reading

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171. For Crying Out Loud

Just finished watching tonight’s installment of American Idol.  I’m wondering if the name of the show should be changed to American Cry-dol?  When the preview of the show comes on, you never have to worry about finding out ahead of … Continue reading

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170. Thrown Off!

I don’t plan to ever again use the expression “as easy as falling off a horse”. Today my brother-in-law Bob Ford is having major surgery on his shoulders.  The culprit that caused his injury was a quarter horse named Danny.  … Continue reading

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169. Using the F-Words

Today’s blob should give you a little rest from reading, but please work this little puzzle instead. It’s by a guy named Dave Winer who wrote it in 1997. Please read this sentence. . FINISHED FILES ARE THE RE- SULT … Continue reading

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