Monthly Archives: May 2018

Bag of Randomness for DaughterGeeding’s Eighth Birthday or The Last Day of May 2018

I can’t remember if I mentioned I donated blood recently and it didn’t go well. They started on my left arm and something went wrong, then they used my right arm and something caused sharp pain so they had to … Continue reading

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Today is a notable day in comic strip history

Today in Comics History: Seventy years ago, in his "Li'l Folks" panel on May 30, 1948, Charles Schulz first named a character Charlie Brown. (And he was obviously using a prototype of Snoopy.) pic.twitter.com/rMJmrjKsoK — Tom Heintjes (@Hoganmag) May 30, … Continue reading

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Bag of Randomness for Wednesday, May 30, 2018

It was time for us to throw away an old recliner, it was tattered and stained and no one in their right mind would accept it even if given to them. Instead of taking it to the dump or arranging … Continue reading

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Bag of Randomness for Tuesday, May 29, 2018

WifeGeeding and I were talking about playing a prank on a friend, nothing we thought was mean-spirited but DaughterGeeding interjected, “Mom, don’t! It’s called being a role model.” WifeGeeding took DaughterGeeding to watch a local production of “Pollyanna” so I … Continue reading

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I think about this old article from 2013 each Memorial Day

Capt. Aaron R. Blanchard, a 32-year-old Army pilot, had been in Afghanistan for only a few days when an enemy rocket killed him and another soldier last month as they dashed toward their helicopter. Now he was heading home. But … Continue reading

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One heck of a camera man

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Bag of Randomness for Friday, May 25, 2018

WifeGeeding and I were asked to attend a special awards ceremony yesterday at our kids’ school as BoyGeeding was receiving a surprise citizenship award. At first, I was like, what you mean “citizenship award”, he was born on U.S. soil? I’m kidding. … Continue reading

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A Good Game of Rock-Paper-Scissors

The game within the game @starting9 A post shared by Barstool Sports (@barstoolsports) on May 23, 2018 at 11:40am PDT

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Charging NOKIA 3310 with one million volts

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Bag of Randomness for Thursday, May, 24, 2018

There’s an old adage about the true test of a man is how he responds to adversity. I’ve been thinking about that a lot as I’ve been going through a unique adverse situation and wondering how I’m measuring up. Maybe … Continue reading

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Dale Hansen never forgot about his best friend

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Philadelphia Parking Lot Rage

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