Heard today: What do you call Santa’s little helpers? Subordinate clauses. Now here is some random stuff from Amazon, Costco (shoutout to Charlie Munger and his Munger Tolles homies in LA), Bloomberg, and elsewhere. Enjoy! It’s amazing the stuff you can get on Amazon. Well sparky, I’m off to pound the Friday night pud. Speaking... Continue Reading →
Song(s) of the Day (12/16/2022)
Another quick one today... this intro is probably a bit hackneyed at this point. The first song of the day is some good old easy listening: it's Classical Gas by Mason Williams. Fun little ditty! The next song takes a bit of a turn but I absolutely love it: it's Super Freaky Girl by Nicki... Continue Reading →
Song(s) of the Day (12/11/2022)
Quick one today but hopefully some good songs for you: the first is Better Days by Citizen King. Nice little 90s throwback there. The next is Cleopatra by The Lumineers. A good one. The next one is Good Day for Living by Joe Nichols. Finally, the last song is This Afternoon by Nickelback. I know,... Continue Reading →
Brittney Griner…for Viktor Bout?!?
This is insanity. What a joke. Go read the Wikipedia for Viktor. Then read it for Brittney. Actually don’t, I’ll tell you her claim to fame: it’s basketball, she plays basketball. Who’s watching Lord of War tonight?
Random Bidtits (12/6/2022)
Hello, hi! Some random crap for your Tuesday: There's a man on YouTube with the account name of "engineerguy" who does some pretty solid videos. Here is a link to his entire library of videos. His videos on how a film projector works and the engineering of a disposable diaper are solid. Pun intended, I... Continue Reading →
Toilet Paper and Plumbing Fun Facts
According to private equity firm Valesco Industries, August 26 is National Toilet Paper Day and toilet paper originated in China in 580 but wasn’t commercially available in the US until 1857. Prior to 1935, toilet paper sometime had splinters in it. For decades the debate has been about whether the roll of toilet paper should... Continue Reading →
World’s Biggest Waffle Stomp?
I enjoyed some steak nacho, nacho spice blasted crust hot pockets for lunch today. There’s a real opportunity to set a world record here but I’ll need the representative from Guinness to join me in the shower for this one. Waders optional.