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My poor Irish teacher…

I don't think he expected to get student like me. An excerpt from one of my homework assignments. In the assignment, I was only supposed to fill in the blanks with the appropriate verbs. The translation and critique are my own lovely additions: Rugadh mé sa bhliain 1882 i mBaile Átha Cliath. D’fhág mé an… Continue reading My poor Irish teacher…

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Graar!

Y'know L&C Towing? They're that nice towing company that is so assiduous about removing cars from American Sunbelt properties (especially when those cars have expired guest passes in them). Well, although L&C comes likity-split when it's someone's car at American Sunbelt, it's taking them three days to come get the Car of Evil (tm). (see… Continue reading Graar!

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Well, in the absence of a game tomorrow, my schedule has opened up a bit. David is tournement clicking, so I'm going to work for a while, then go see the 2:50 showing of The Corpse Bride at Showplace West this afternoon (matinee prices, but possibility of kids...Ah well, I'm cheap). Afterwards I'm probably going… Continue reading

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It's not conspiracy if it's right out in the open...and if it's in USAToday, then it's way the fuck out in the open. Your tax dollars at work, my friends. On the subject of Mike Brown being under investigation for "padding his resume", I have a dual response that is partially "he was friends with… Continue reading