Archive for January, 2009

Grandad and Grease Lightning

SIGH. Since when is Fergie not the Duchess of York? My grandad (d.1993) used to come to Fort Smith on Saturdays and take my little brother and I for ice cream. We’d load up into his old pickup truck, we’d drive down Pheonix ave. to Old Jenny Lind, take a left and stop in the […]

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Manhole

So I come home from work and find two kids in my yard, out next to the curb, trying to pry the manhole lid off. It’s a manhole that is over a curb drain, so it is not in the street.

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Commenting is Back On

For a limited time only, comments are back on, due to some limited demand. You must first register and have me approve your first comment. Then you can post immediately in the future. Oh, I also have to remember to turn commenting on for each post, so some may not allow it. I figure, this […]

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Monkey Pickles

Backup generator testing today. All power off and on, phones included. Hooray for laptops. Unfortunately, this does not provide for internet access. What I can do when the power, phones, and internet are off: 1. Read printed brochures designed for cusotmers because it’s nice to know your own product. “It really says that? Well I’ll […]

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Ford Rocks!

Friday, I hit a woman at lunch. She pulled out in from of me from a side street onto Rogers Ave. I hit the brakes, and for once in my life, that Ford I drive did what it was supposed to do. The anti-lock breaks didn’t lock up. I know, amazing. And yes, they have […]

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Laughing

-posted from Blackberry- Great lunch with buddy, I came back out and my emergency break… Broke. In the engaged position. Good grief Ford. It’s ok… Like in all life, you get along better with people who let you down when you get comfortable with the idea that you can’t stop them. So, I’m prepared when […]

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21

21 Official Readers. Thanks, Lisa!

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Just Wow in 08′!

Again, today humbled. Ken and Kent: The top two commercial fleet sales men in the entire Goodyear corporation. The final totals for 2008 were delivered today. No. 1 and No. 2 !!!! Gongratulations guys.

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