Wow – incredibly sad news about Jam Master Jay, Ru…

Wow – incredibly sad news about Jam Master Jay, Run-DMC’s turntable master. Both of the front-men must be just devastated. I’ve spoken more than once about my appreciation and my nostalgic waxings about Run-DMC, so it’s a sad day in Robot-land. I remember just recently watching the Behind The Music episode, and both front-men were [...]

I don’t like it when you pick something up and the…

I don’t like it when you pick something up and then for the rest of the day, your hand smells like whatever you picked up. This ever happen to you? This morning I was making lunch for myself to bring to work, and I was making a ham & turkey sandwich, right? Now I can’t [...]

I kid you not, there was a headline on Boston.com …

I kid you not, there was a headline on Boston.com over the weekend: “New Moon Found On Uranus.” Need I say any more than that? I’m 31 and the Uranus jokes just never, ever get old.
Well, you know you’re in for a week or so of off-kilterness and mild depression when you turn the clocks [...]

It’s a great feeling when you put your car into “p…

It’s a great feeling when you put your car into “park” and get out of it for the night. Another day’s work is over, come home, relax, chill out, eat dinner, etc etc. It’s not a great feeling when you get out of the car and you hear it hissing. Loudly. Of course, not terribly [...]

I love dogs. I never hesitate to stop and pet them…

I love dogs. I never hesitate to stop and pet them while walking down the street, no matter how menacing they look or act. And while I do usually ask a dog owner if their dog is friendly or not, it usually doesn’t stop me, for it doesn’t matter if it’s friendly or not. If [...]

This little idea could either be a brilliant strok…

This little idea could either be a brilliant stroke of marketing genius or an invitation to complete, utter bedlam for Taco Bell. Either way, I hope it happens ’cause I want a free taco. Taco Bell always reminds me of being in college and being SO dirt poor that I would be digging and digging [...]

This little bit of marketing could be a stroke of …

This little bit of marketing could be a stroke of genius for Taco Bell or an invitation to complete, utter bedlam. Either way, I hope it happens, ’cause I want a free taco. Taco Bell always reminds me of being in college and being SO dirt poor that I would have to scrape up dimes [...]