Monthly Archives: June 2014

Not Enough Pilots?

I pulled this off of Peter’s blog (The Bayou Renaissance Man): What happens when you don’t train enough replacements I note with interest that Japanese airlines are going to have to cancel thousands of flights this year because many of … Continue reading

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Clapping With One Hand

“Holding On” is something I have always been good at.  Whether it be to an old t-shirt, a favorite vehicle or relationships – I am god at holding on.  What I have come to realize of late is how much … Continue reading

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Father’s Day

The Road Not Taken Two roads diverged in a yellow wood, And sorry I could not travel both And be one traveller, long I stood And looked down one as far as I could To where it bent in the … Continue reading

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Engaging in Mindless Sh*t

I suppose the earliest memory I have of engaging in ‘mindless shit’ is when I was a senior in high school.  Someone noticed that I had nice handwriting and asked me to make the seating place name tags for the … Continue reading

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Let the Wind Blow Through You

“A playground dispute in the fourth grade concluded with a barrage of epithets hurled at me, each one more stinging than the one before it.  I was called every derogatory name for Indians that two white fourth-grade classmates could remember. … Continue reading

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Going “Walkabout” in A Combat Zone

Okay, I have a question:  If you just happen to be a Dumb Ass, and you just happen to decide one night to go “walkabout” in a combat zone, in civilian clothes, and you just happen to get snagged up … Continue reading

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