Archive for May, 2010


Never forget. Hope that one day, mankind learns.

Monday, May 31st

Memorial Day

Today is Memorial Day. I am taking time off from complaining about the state of the economy, the unemployment rate, the heartbreak in our gulf coast, and everything else that is annoying the crap out of me. Instead I am going to pause, reflect, and honor those who served our country when she called. Many […]

Monday, May 31st

Control! Are you Kidding?

I was asked the other day if I wanted more control in my next job. While asking the question the person pointed out the layers of management in broadcasting and how limiting that can be. I surprised myself by rather quickly replying no, I was used to working that way and wouldn’t be surprised if […]

Monday, May 17th

Turn the Tables and Volunteer

Since I find myself, unfortunately, with time on my hands I am putting my unemployment to good use by volunteering. I suggest my co-unemployed consider following me in this course of action. Yes I really am suggesting working hard for no paycheck. Besides serving the community you live in there are some other upsides to […]

Monday, May 10th

A Southern Love Affair

I had forgotten the love affair southerners have with their air conditioning. I did not have air conditioning in my house in Portland and I was not alone. Although I have to admit after last summer’s heat wave I was seriously considering it. Spring in my last city is the time of year everyone opens […]

Sunday, May 2nd