Can it be? 2019 already?? I have no clue how we got to this point without a single bit of poetic verse on this blog. That has to change. Today. Introducing Frugal Limericks! Yes indeed. I'm going to unleash upon you fine, unsuspecting readers a series of taut and flowery verse … [Read more...] about Celebrate the New Year with Frugal Limericks!
Perhaps the best and most succinct one-line review of Solo: A Star Wars Story comes from a pro movie critic. Peter Rainer of the Christian Science Monitor writes, Of all the Star Wars-themed movies, this one is the closest to a Saturday afternoon serial/western. Don't expect more … [Read more...] about Solo: A Star Wars Story (Thumbs Up!)
June 8, 2018: Rest in Peace, Tony. You will be incredibly missed. Thank you for inspiring us all to be better human beings. Anthony Bourdain: My Hero. Talk To Someone Now If you’re thinking about suicide, are worried about a friend or loved one, or would like emotional support, … [Read more...] about Anthony Bourdain: A Hero of Mine
I find it awfully difficult anymore to rationalize the numbers. The tax code changes, life circumstances change (kids!), and my wants and desires ebb and flow. It’s crazy how nowadays, you need $30,000 a year just to live a middle class lifestyle today. I remember house hunting. … [Read more...] about Why Households Need to Earn $30,000 a Year to Live a Middle Class Lifestyle Today
While Cubert and his family spend a little vacation time in the Desert Southwest, his mighty friends have offered to step-in with some excellent content. Today, I'm excited to have my Minneapolis brother, Adam, from CrispyCabbage.com take center-stage. Adam is not only a fine … [Read more...] about Let the Robots Have Our Crappy Jobs (We’ve Got Better Things to Do!)