Monthly Archives: January 2014

Friday Evening Quarterback

In about 48 hours from now, nearly all of us will be watching Super Bowl XLVIII in our various stages of interest and sobriety. I’ll be sober, watching the game with a passion (although I don’t have a huge rooting interest this year) and just kind of hanging with my wife and five-and-a-half-year-old boy. Hint: If I get bored or have to answer too many annoying questions, I may need a hook-up.

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MISCONSTRUDEL – Wednesday’s Wordapod

Have you ever plunged into a food thinking and hoping it was another? Now, there’s a word for this predicament.

 

W-podia

 

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Catastropic – Wednesday’s Wordapod

This frigid weather has me thinking of the tropics, not that such vacations are always a solution.

If you like “Catastropic”, you will also love the 250-plus creative Wordapods to be found in Wordapodia, Volume One: An Encyclopedia of Real Fake Words. 

 

Catastropic

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Richard Sherman’s Loud March

Famed Union Army General William Tecumseh Sherman, 14 years after the end of the Civil War, issued the ultimate cautionary words to a military academy’s graduating class: War is hell.

 

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ASS-STEROID – Wednesday’s Wordapod

Even if I didn’t watch Sunday night’s 60 Minutes interview), this Wordapod is partly written in Alex Rodriguez (A-Rod)’s dishonor.

If you like “Ass-Steroid”, you will also love the 250-plus creative Wordapods to be found in Wordapodia, Volume One: An Encyclopedia of Real Fake Words. 

 

W-podia

 

Ass-Steroid

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CRAZED, GUNLESS FANTASIES

One of the first stories I read this morning – from that vaunted news source disguised as the Facebook stream – was teased with this attention-getter:

 

It started with a father texting his daughter during movie previews. It ended with the 43-year-old man shot dead amid the theater seats, and a 71-year-old retired police officer in custody. See the latest:

 

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Home Improv-Ment

Last Saturday, I had the opportunity to indulge in a few of my passions: watching NFL playoff football with friends, public speaking and, well, being a ham…or was it playing the fool?

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RESOFENESATRATION – Wednesday’s Wordapod

Are you hanging in there with your 2014 resolutions, or have you already engaged in some resofenestration? Read on for an explanation, and an argument with one of my alter(ed) egos.

 

If you like “Resofenestration”, you will also love the 250-plus creative Wordapods to be found in Wordapodia, Volume One: An Encyclopedia of Real Fake Words

 

W-podia

 

 

Resofenestration

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ANO-T-REXIA – Wednesday’s Wordapod

No, there is nothing funny about anorexia. But, ano-T-rexia? You decide.

If you like “Ano-T-Rexia”, you will also love the 250-plus creative Wordapods to be found in Wordapodia, Volume One: An Encyclopedia of Real Fake Words. 

 

 

W-podia

 

Ano-T-rexia

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