Daily Archives: May 29, 2008

You’re Out in Space and the Shit Hits the Fan

Or maybe, stops hitting the fan. Pretty technically advanced for me. Four words you don’t want to hear in space:“The toilet is broken.” The crew aboard the International Space Station is working on a problem with the system for collecting … Continue reading

Posted in NIMBY | 7 Comments

Just Give Me Gas

Nobody is surprised to hear that my first encounter with a Pay At The Pump system went badly, to the point of a furious attendant tearing my credit card out of my hands and telling me never to come back. … Continue reading

Posted in Shaken and Stirred | 6 Comments