Monthly Archives: November 2016

Pin Number

In the days since Trump’s election, people have begun placing a single pin on their shirts to convey a message of support — of safety, and protection — to minorities, women, immigrants and others who may feel threatened by the … Continue reading

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Bye Bye Berkeley

After years of neglect perpetrated by a continuing state of abject denial exercised by one of this household’s occupants — wanna guess which one? — we’re making repairs. New roof. Holes in ceiling (where leaks rendered destruction) sealed up, entire … Continue reading

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Chicagapologists

Editor’s Note: Important to get this up before the game tonight to demonstrate my prognosticatory talent (True, I control the Delete button.) Cubs fans everywhere lately — you notice? They make great losers. It’s only when they rebirth themselves as … Continue reading

Posted in Playing With Balls | 7 Comments