Category Archives: rants & musings

Me on Social Media….

#cecilthelion

Cecil the Lion:  If Donald Trump was reporting on it, would he say that the lion had jumped a border looking for an easy meal that he didn’t have to work for, and got what he deserved?

Warriors of old vs warriors of today

I’ve been reading up on Norse mythology of late, and noticed something that I have found surprising regarding warriors of old vs warriors of today. Many warriors and gods of old were handicapped. People treasured them anyway. Ivar Ragnarsson, son of Ragnar Lodbrok,…

My mother told me a story about a quaint tradition in the town in Italy her family came from, where girls would wear scarves until they were married. If a boy snatched your scarf, that was a scandal and the boy would have…

LinkedOut

I have come to hate LinkedIn.  For me, it is useless; it is simply a means for people hawking “interview opportunities” who do not do their homework to see who might, or might not, actually have a job that involves interviewing people.  I…

A burrito by any other name

Listen to me.  LISTEN TO ME.  This comedy article is telling on so many different levels: We all know precisely what this guy is humorously trying so say, as we’ve all been to a fast f0od place where the cluef*cked person making the…

Assholes.

Apparently, you don’t need to be a musician to get on the cover of Rolling Stone any more. You just need to be a terrorist.

The benefits of sharing

Some people shrink at the opportunity to share their illnesses, especially in a workplace. I understand this completely. In 1989 I was fired from a job for the offense of being pregnant (I was the manager in the art department of a printer…

To boldly go where no one’s been divorced before

I’m more curious as to how this guy ever managed to get a woman to lie still long enough for him to…oh, never mind.

The message in the media says…

TV commercial: a professional woman out in the rain, jumping from umbrella to umbrella (all held by guys that look like businessmen) on her way to her overpriced car, which she arrives at dry. Am I the only one who cringes at the…

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