1200cc vs my piddly 1150. Bigger’s good. But it’s not just bigger. It’s also lighter !
I don’t, any more. Trick or treat that is. Which may or may not be a surprise to either of my readers. My role is much more restricted, these days: I give candy away. And I try to do it in the most pedestrian, least frightening manner possible.
I used to get better into [...]
Prolly you’ve already seen this video. But I still think it’s funny…
(H/T to Geoffrey)
If anyone thinks that Western Europe has not opened its eyes to the threat of militant Islam with the same degree of intensity that we ourselves have in America, they could chided and then forgiven – the question is less whether or not radical Islamists in Europe were recognized as problematical than what was [...]
The pilot breathes a sigh of relief and pulls the right throttle off, makes sure there’s no loose gear around the glareshield before he opens the canopy, finds the switch under the rail to raise and OH MY GOD IT’S HOT OUT THERE!
The wingman settled down to the baking flight deck with [...]
Can’t you just feel it?
Because the thought occurred to me that maybe I was being just a smidgen too equanimous. That maybe you, my reader, might not perceive where I came down on the issue at hand.
Update 2: (H/T to Chapomatic) – Another take on milestones [...]
Note to self after swimming the PRT for the first time in 24 years: Dumb ass! What took you so long? That was so much easier than not-quite-sprinting, not-quite-jogging a mile and a half and ending at the finish line gasping for air, hands on thighs, wondering if you were going to hurl or [...]
Have you ever started a book, and then by the time you’re twenty pages into it realized that it’s wonderful? By the time you’re 1/3rd of the way through, realized with pursed lips and bittersweet regret that at some point it will end? By the time you’re half way through, fought the competing temptations [...]
I’m starting to understand all of those “instapundo delendo est”people a little better.
Hint: Imagine you’re a guy, if you’re not. Click on the picture.
See? Told you that he’s wicked.
Well, since we’re playing that game: