Archive for July, 2005

Saturday, July 30th, 2005

This fine central Indiana establishment is located at the junction of Hwy 28 and Hwy 31.

don’s dissent

Saturday, July 30th, 2005

Tulsa blogger Don Singleton took issue with a couple of points in my Friday post Frist, Do No Harm. First, he disagrees with my statement that IVF involves a lives for money equation: I agree that life begins at conception, but the problem is not that Frist will support allowing ...

frist, do no harm

Friday, July 29th, 2005

Frist (fr[i^]st), v. t. [OE. fristen, firsten, to lend, give respite, postpone, AS. firstan to give respite to; akin to first time, G. frist, Icel. frest delay.] To sell upon credit, as goods. [R.] --Crabb. "I am pro-life," Mr. Frist says in his speech on Thursday, arguing that he can reconcile ...

not funny

Thursday, July 28th, 2005

It's painful to admit it, but when I am busy and distracted, I'm not a very humorous person. That isn't to say I lose my sense of humor (at least I hope not). But when the gears are really turning upstairs, I'm generally not the one thinking up ...

Sunday, July 24th, 2005

Bird's eye view of a nearly empty bottle of Goya Ginger-beer.

Sunday, July 24th, 2005

Pineapple detail.

Sunday, July 24th, 2005

Tangerine on a blue field (it's a placemat).

Sunday, July 24th, 2005

Arcade on the boardwalk in Wildwood, NJ.

archaeopteryx

Saturday, July 23rd, 2005

First I was a flappy bird, then, briefly, a slithering reptile, and now I'm back to being a flappy bird. Perhaps I am a probationary flappy bird. I'd be ok with that. I could be one of those birds with teeth and a mix of some scales ...

somebody stop me

Friday, July 22nd, 2005

Evangelium Vitae, by Pope John Paul II I did it again. I cracked yet another book. Starting books is the new speedreading. Anyway, this book reminds me of A Christian Manifesto in that John Paul II attempts to paint a broader picture of our culture in the modern age, and ...