Archive for May, 2012

Shatter-gories

31st May 2012 by admin No Comments

My least favorite party game? Scattergories. I consider myself a fairly intelligent guy. I’m not a simpleton, at least, but that’s the way Scattergories makes me feel. If you’ve never played, each of the players has a card with a list of things on it.  Breeds of dogs, flowers, TV shows, etc. Someone rolls a […]

PA? LOL.

24th May 2012 by admin No Comments

I’ve spent the last five days at the Junior College Division III World Series, which is a lot like the real World Series, except nobody gives a shit. Anyway, I’ve been working the public address system, which means I’ve spent fifteen hour days just announcing over and over again “Now batting, number six, Slappy McStinkerson.” […]

Oklahoma: Definitely Not Okay

23rd May 2012 by admin No Comments

Okay, this is a weird story. And by “weird” I mean “absolutely friggin’ terrifying.” Police now say the shooting spree Monday night in Oklahoma City was not related at all to the Thunder winning their nearby playoff basketball game. You know, if you’re going to try and kill eight people on a Monday night, it’s […]

Desk: A Maddening Craigslist Story

9th May 2012 by admin No Comments

Craigslist has changed the way we shop. It’s also changed the way long-haul truckers pick up transsexuals, but that’s beside the point. I have some furniture I’ve been trying to get out of my house, and I figured Craigslist would be a good place to do that. It’s garage sale priced, which means it’s at […]

Reid’s “The Avengers” Podcast: Who Was That Purple Guy, Anyway?

8th May 2012 by admin No Comments

My new podcast is up on “The Avengers” movie, as King Geek amongst my friends I’ve gotten a lot of questions on the flick. Here’s my discussion and answers, including: Who the purple guy at the end of the movie is, and what that means. Which character I though got too much screen time. The […]