Monthly Archives: January 2016

Candy! Circus Peanuts, Candy Corn and Atomic Fireballs

I loves me some candy.  I know, vegetarians aren’t supposed to like or eat candy (why?) but I do.  Like and eat the stuff. Can’t help it.  I like it too much.  Which is why, whenever I try to lose … Continue reading

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Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

This is the season for Hall of Fame voting or nominations.  Baseball announced its 2016 Hall of Fame Class last Wednesday, electing Ken Griffey, Jr. and Mike Piazza.  Not to be outdone, the next day football named its 15 finalists … Continue reading

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Spook update

The Continuing Spook Saga provides two lessons: (1) this is why you introduce cats to each other slowly and (2) this is why you shouldn’t let cats outside.  Before getting to those lessons, I need to report that despite Spook’s initial reluctance … Continue reading

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Ted Cruz and Natural Born Citizenship

For some time now, I’ve wondered whether Ted Cruz is, in fact, eligible to sit as President of the United States in the (hopefully unlikely) event he is elected President.  The question arises because of a clause in the United … Continue reading

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