Category Archives: Personal

Bag of Randomness for Monday, August 5, 2019a

I had no idea Yogi Berra spent time as a Met and an Astro as a coach. While eating an apple, the wire on DaughterGeeding’s snapped apart. I told her if she stuck to eating junk food that never would … Continue reading

Posted in Personal | 5 Comments

Bag of Randomness for Friday, August 2, 2019

Yes, that is indeed the legendary Joe DiMaggio in an Oakland A’s uniform. Odd sight, isn’t it?  DiMaggio retired as a Yankee in 1951 but lacked two years to qualify for the league’s maximum pension allowance. The A’s owner had … Continue reading

Posted in Personal | 3 Comments

Bag of Randomness for Thursday, August 1, 2019

I don’t think this still images adequately captures Morgan Freeman’s facial expression during this scene as the camera pans. I always thought it was a remarkable bit of acting without a bit of dialog. Someone did the math and put … Continue reading

Posted in Personal | 1 Comment

Bag of Randomness for Wednesday, July 31, 2019

As most of you know, I work from home. It’s summer, so the kids are around and I interact with them throughout the day. Yet, without fail, when I log off my work computer for the day and walk downstairs, … Continue reading

Posted in Personal | 3 Comments

Shooting a Video with a World War 1 Lens (100 years old)

This lens spent 100 years in the dark, the last thing it captured must have been the horrors of World War I … I think it was time to use it for something more light and positive. I took this … Continue reading

Posted in Personal | Leave a comment

Bag of Randomness for Monday, July 29, 2019

For WifeGeeding’s birthday a few weeks ago, I bought tickets to a masquerade ball murder mystery dinner, which we attended Friday evening. I was pleasantly surprised how most of the 120 plus people were dressed up for the theme. Yet, … Continue reading

Posted in Personal | Leave a comment

Bag of Randomness for Wednesday, July 24, 2019

Random fact about Britain’s new prime minister, Boris Johnson, he was born in New York City. When David Letterman had a show on CBS, he was a guest when he was London’s mayor and for some reason, I remembered that … Continue reading

Posted in Personal | 7 Comments

Bag of Randomness for Monday, July 22, 2019

Here’s a fun bit of presidential trivia – President Richard Nixon’s “I’m not a crook” speech took place at Disney World, specifically at the Contemporary Resort hotel. I’m sure most folks are aware as vice-president, Nixon attended the grand opening … Continue reading

Posted in Personal | 3 Comments

Bag of Randomness for Friday, July 19, 2019

I notice odd little stuff. We ate at McDonald’s recently and noticed the plastic drink lid has changed, and I’m pretty certain this is the first lid change in decades. A little research led me to LidWorks, the company which … Continue reading

Posted in Personal | 2 Comments

Bag of Randomness for Wednesday, July 17, 2019

I’d like to wish a very happy birthday to my friend, Brent. Amazon must be working their delivery driver pretty hard, they dropped a package off at my doorstep at 10:28 PM last night. I know it wasn’t a neighbor … Continue reading

Posted in Personal | 3 Comments

Bag of Randomness for Monday, July 15, 2019

Because of a Groupon email, I decided to get a massage since my back has been a bit tight. While the masseuse was working on my back, she must have come across a pimple. She centered on it a bit, … Continue reading

Posted in Personal | Leave a comment

Bag of Randomness for Thursday, July 11, 2019

I caught another special on the moon landing. The son of the Soviet premier was interviewed and was asked where he was during the event. He said, “Of all places, at a river in Chernobyl.” As for news coverage, he … Continue reading

Posted in Personal | 2 Comments