Living - and already savoring - the Adventures across the backroads of western Idaho and eastern Oregon!

22 January 2009

Some of Life's Simple Pleasures

  • See politicians reveal themselves, regardless of partisan robe colors, as self-centered when avoiding the use of the word “nationalized” when referring to our nation’s investment sector and automobile industry. The emperor is not wearing any clothes, folks, so deal with it: we’ve nationalized key sectors just like the South Americans and Russians we yesterday thumbed our noses at
  • Having your children tell you, painfully, that you’re right. Ahhh.
  • The tax man. Watching him withhold for himself 37% of my annual bonus. Here’s a nice $1,100 interest-free loan for you, Mr. Man. Enjoy it, ya low-down, two-timing, snake-bitten...