Author Archives: Geeding

This 1988 Letter From George H.W. Bush to George W. Bush Is Making The Rounds On Social Media

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The hidden oil patterns on bowling lanes

I used to work with a semi-pro bowler and once told him that my buddy (the guy who I named my daughter after) and I once won the intramural bowling championship in college. I mentioned my friend was left-handed and … Continue reading

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Bag of Randomness for Thursday, July 13, 2017

I’ve posted the above picture before but I never knew there was a story attached to it. While looking for something yesterday I stumbled upon a document in my father’s files which provides a bit of context. That document is … Continue reading

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River breaks through into excavation site

This was posted to YouTube back in April and happened in Colombia.  

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When Politics and Grammar Collide

Unfortunate side effect of the scandal is this period-comma-apostrophe bullshit from the New Yorker. pic.twitter.com/ITijnSXOWn — Michael Colton (@mikecolton) July 11, 2017 And The New Yorker responds: The reasoning for the punctuation of “Jr.,’s” is pretty straightforward. It’s a collision of … Continue reading

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Praying For The President

Such an honor to pray within the Oval Office for @POTUS & @VP . pic.twitter.com/JrDOSJyFeN — Johnnie Moore ن (@JohnnieM) July 12, 2017

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Bag of Randomness for Wednesday, July 12, 2017

I didn’t make one purchase on Amazon.com for the Prime Day. I couldn’t find any great deals and I already have enough junk around the house. If you only put water in your tea kettle and use it basically every … Continue reading

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Bag of Randomness for Tuesday, July 11, 2017

All of this week is a palindrome if you follow the MDDYY format. Today you can get a free small Slurpee at 7-Eleven and Chick-fil-A will give you a free entrée if you dress like a cow. Without anything to … Continue reading

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Hot Gun

The suppressor used in this video was a Silencerco SWR branded can. We fired 700 rounds in one continuous burst through a full-auto M249 saw. The can ended up breaking around the 350-400 round mark. The gun itself ran wonderful … Continue reading

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Bag of Randomness for Monday, July 10, 2017

Unexpectedly, one of DaughterGeeding’s former teachers stopped by and gave her a garden kit for kids. It was up to me to assemble it, but I thought it would be better to make it a father/daughter project. It was a good … Continue reading

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Highlights from the 2017 Wife Carrying World Championship in Finland

Official rules per Wikipedia: The wife to be carried may be your own, or the neighbor’s, or you may have found her further afield; she must, however, be over 17 years of age. The minimum weight of the wife to … Continue reading

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The very rare infield triple

Randy Arozarena with one of the craziest plays we've seen in years! #SCTop10 @espn @MLB @MiLB pic.twitter.com/qtb3rVeIm1 — SpringfieldCardinals (@Sgf_Cardinals) July 7, 2017

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