In Which It Is A Hodgepodge

Dancing With The Stars…   I never watch that lame show.   But here’s something I find interesting.  The Karate Kid and the Man of 1,001 Holds will be competing against each other.   Chris Jericho is pretty cool.  He’s a dynamic guy who can adapt to anything he does.  No telling if or when … Read moreIn Which It Is A Hodgepodge

In Which The American Dream Can Happen In More Countries

For the longest time, I thought there was a huge reason everyone came to the United States.  I knew someone from New Zealand, Mexico, Thailand, Turkey, Canada, etc.   The land of the free and the home of the brave.   The land of opportunity.   The American Dream!   Now, I think time has … Read moreIn Which The American Dream Can Happen In More Countries

In Which Cash Is King

Money rules the roost.  Cash is king.  The Benjamins speak louder than you ever will.   Ok, I heard something recently at school that has gotten under my skin.  Before this school year had even started, I had talked to my principal about running a school store this year.  I teach a business class, and … Read moreIn Which Cash Is King

In Which UFC, Wrestling, Charlie Sheen, and the Downfall of our Nation All Intersect Here

Man, this just pissed me off today.   Some of the kids at this school don’t know the significance of the pledge of allegiance.   It used to be taken seriously, and it was taken seriously for a reason.  We’re supposed to be proud of the country we live in.  But now the generation coming … Read moreIn Which UFC, Wrestling, Charlie Sheen, and the Downfall of our Nation All Intersect Here

In Which He Could Be From Sleepy Hollow

The man about to formerly be known as Mistico…   This is a guy who has lit the proverbial fires underneath fans of lucha libre throughout Mexico.  He’s known for his spectacular moves.   He almost signed with WWE once.   This time he finally has.  Whatever contract issues existed between him and AAA are … Read moreIn Which He Could Be From Sleepy Hollow

In Which Spaz Became A Noun And Not An Adjective

How can you NOT love this furry face with its shaking head in motion as so to cause a camera blur?   This is not my cat.  I am not its owner.  It does not live in my house.  I do not buy it food.  I’ve never taken it to the vet.  I did not … Read moreIn Which Spaz Became A Noun And Not An Adjective

In Which The Kiwis Get Slammed

Man, oh man.  Christchurch got slammed again.  I didn’t see this coming.   From what I understand, maybe those Kiwis living on the South Island did see it coming.  I’ve read there are thousands of earthquakes in New Zealand that can be felt every year.  There are apparently many thousands more that happen and are … Read moreIn Which The Kiwis Get Slammed

In Which I Felt It Was Beneath Me

Today was a non-class day.  A student holiday.  One of those days I loved as a kid.  But wait…   …I’M AN ADULT.  Shocker.  I’m a teacher.  I’d have to be going to work today anyway as anything else, but today just bothered me quite a bit.   It was beneath me.   First, let … Read moreIn Which I Felt It Was Beneath Me

In Which You’d Think There Would Be More Jobs In Vegas

Vegas!   Yeah baby, yeah!   (Ok, so my Austin Powers impression still needs some work.  Groovy.)   The Boss and I on our second day in Las Vegas this past summer decided that we just wanted to go down and sit in the lounge on the casino level and have a couple of drinks. … Read moreIn Which You’d Think There Would Be More Jobs In Vegas

In Which My Birthday Is Celebrated For A Third Consecutive Day

My birthday was celebrated again today.  This felt like   My parents decided to make the two hour drive to come visit today for my birthday.  That was wonderfully awesome of them.  We met them in town at a Starbucks.  It’s near a Dress Barn.  That’s another reason my mom likes to come up here … Read moreIn Which My Birthday Is Celebrated For A Third Consecutive Day