According to luxmentis, today is the 68th anniversary of publication of Finnegans Wake. Is this not cause for celebration? Perhaps we should start Cinqo de Mayo a day earlier as well. Tequila shooters with Guinness chasers, anyone?
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Technically more of a “negligent homicide” ballad than a murder ballad. First-person perspective from the Man in Black himself. The perils of playing with guns without the proper training, I suppose. “I drew a bead on him to practice my aim. My brother’s rifle went off in my hand.” Johnny Cash – I Hung My … Continue reading Murder Ballad of the Week 6/1/15: I Hung My Head →
Stopped by the Stafford Civil War Park on my way home this evening. I had passed by it numerous times, and never stopped to look. Neat place, very close to home. This photo is an example of soldiers’ winter quarters.
From http://www.flashnews.com/news/wfn1050523J7930.html way back in 2005 — by extrapolation, that means that tomorrow is the TWENTIETH anniversary of the noble and esteemed holiday. I hope everyone celebrates it to the best of their abilities. (According to the Great Oracle Of Ginormous Learning Experiences, the holiday was celebrated on May 7 until 2001, and in 2005 … Continue reading National Masturbation Day →
The other day, a tarot reading foretold of unexpected funds. Yesterday it may have come to fruition. Last year at some point, we received notice of a class action lawsuit involving HSBC. I make it a point to examine all notices of class action lawsuits. There is a reason for this. SOME of them have … Continue reading The Fine Print Giveth →