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Humorous

Panic Hoarding

A friend of mine calls the folks arbitrarily buying up every random thing in the store (e.g. TP and bottled water) “panic hoarders.” Honestly, that is an excellent name for them. I mean, I understand the people frantically buying Purell by the gallon (why, oh why didn’t I buy stock in Purell???), but bottled water? Did Covid-19 get […]

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Humorous

Hypermiling For the Win!

I have been playing with hypermiling (the idea that how we drive affects our gas milage) for a few years now, and I find it very entertaining. I mostly enjoy the reactions I get from people both on and off the road when I’m doing it. But today’s reaction was perhaps the best I’ve ever […]

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Humorous SCA

Watching my Baroness Fight

Here are two videos of Her Excellency fighting at the Sergeantry Trials this weekend. It was amazing fun, and anyone who wasn’t there missed out! Be sure to watch this next one to the end.

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Humorous Weather

Thunder Snow Ho!

According to Komo News weather: This time, we’ll be dealing with scattered heavy showers with possible thunderstorms and — get this — maybe even some thunder*snow* in the Puget Sound Convergence Zone areas. And for those playing along at home, yes, I live in the “Puget Sound Convergence Zone.” I’ve always thought of it as […]

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Humorous My Pets

Slug kisses part two

In order to open our gate, I have to crouch down to dog level, reach my arm through the slats in the gate to pull up the latch and then push the gate open. Normally, this is a pleasant opportunity for my dogs to greet me. McKinley will push his head through the slat and […]