Monthly Archives: July 2007

Adam Sheda update

I’ve decided to delete a particular blog I wrote concerning the circumstances surrounding Adam’s murder, and have also deleted the responses to that blog. We’ll see how the court case goes before I decide whether to comment further. For those … Continue reading

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Of deleted posts and politics

A rather harsh rebuttal I received concerning an earlier blog I’d made concerning Adam Sheda got me to thinking. Not about Adam; this was a senseless tragedy ruining more than one life. But about being in the military in general … Continue reading

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How I Quit Smoking

Basically, there were two steps: 1. I put out the cigarette I was smoking. 2. I didn’t light up another one. It sounds overly simplistic, but it was really just that. Too many people get caught up in “methods” of … Continue reading

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Bergson running for re-election? Nooooo!!!!

After twice stating emphatically that he wouldn’t be seeking a second term as the mayor of Duluth, Herb “I never met a drink I didn’t like” Bergson has changed his mind. The rationale behind this decision is interesting. “I’ve been … Continue reading

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Musings from the lanai

With no rain these past two mornings, it was time to hit the Munger on the bicycle and rack up some miles. Saturday’s ride was a short one of only 37 miles; the ride north was into a stiff wind … Continue reading

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Camera lens woes

First noticed last week while at friends’ house taking pics of their daughter’s high school grad party, I initially thought it was just a setting on my camera I’d mucked up. After checking out the various options I’d set on … Continue reading

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On the Munger Trail again

With the temps expected to hit 90 degrees today in the Northland, it made good sense to get as early a start on today’s bike ride as possible. So, there I was in Carlton jumping up on the saddle and … Continue reading

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Musings from the lanai

A friend sent me this link a couple days ago and I thought I’d share it with you. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g3aUW9o7P78 (strong language advisory). This site is a hoot! Click the link to “PLAY: Smokin’ Smokers”. It has a particular meaning to … Continue reading

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