Cool it, will ya’?

Here in the Midwest, we are experiencing extreme heat. All the talking heads on the TV are giving tips on how to beat the heat. Drink water. Stay indoors. Yadda. And more Yadda. But, I have some random thoughts to

Things that go BEEP in the night.

Electricity. We need it. As the nuts and bolts go, it is a form of energy resulting from the existence of charged particles. Like those tiny and glorious electrons or protons. The resulting energy exists either statically — such as

Drop the mic. My nickname did it.

I think I need a nickname. I didn’t feel strongly about this, before this morning. But now I certainly do — when I was reminded of George “Machine Gun” Kelly. Today happens to be his birthday. So you see what

Don’t drink the toxic tonic.

I am not a biography reader. Or autobiography for that matter. I’m not entirely sure why, but I think it has something to do with the insane amount of details the authors use to describe “the life” of the person

Dutch Tapioca Dogs

The boy could paint. There’s no doubt about it. And today is his birthday. One of my favorite artists of all time. Rembrandt. His full name was Rembrandt Harmenszoon van Rijn. Personally, I am glad we decided to refer to

The things I cannot change

I just wrote about this guy yesterday, on his birthday, and now he is in the headlines today. It appears the Governor of Tennessee, Bill Lee, signed a proclamation declaring Saturday “Nathan Bedford Forrest Day.” This to honor a guy

In the dang pigeon hole.

You cannot really judge a person by their affiliation. I am sure of this. Not that we should be “judging” anyone, but we certainly form opinions. About everything. Here is what I mean. It is the old book-by-the-cover syndrome, or