Monthly Archives: September 2020

Rusted, busted links.

Good work, Hormel! Drag queens FTW! The southern hemisphere has had a much milder than usual flu season due to everyone following coronavirus-prevention measurers. But no one knows for sure if that will hold for the northern hemisphere.

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Furry, scaly Friday.

Gus the hamster is going on a journey. Cows and dog. Get a pet mask. Tiptoe the tortoise.

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Unraveled Wednesday, 9/9/20.

Joining Kat and friends for Unraveled Wednesday. Knitting. The afghan slog continues. One of these weeks I will be able tp post a photo of a finished afghan. This is not that week. Reading. Burn the Place by Iliana Regan. … Continue reading

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The cast of The Princess Bride is reuniting to support the Democratic Party of Wisconsin. First, Smokey sent me the link; then a knitting&blog friend in Minneapolis sent it to me. I forwarded the link to Elder Son. He said … Continue reading

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Shout-out to labor!


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Oops, a gull from Furry Friday has escaped to link Saturday.

Anybody need advanced Excel help? Oz du Soleil is here to help. Bottle xylophone player.

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Furry Friday, 9/4/20.

Okay, if it works. Bouncy, bouncy. Cheetah cuddler. Cheetah sounds. They spin to create a vortex that pulls in insects and other tasty treats. Sea lion chorus.

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It’s Thursday. Time for some rants.

But before the rants, here are the WaPo’s recommendations for what to look for in a mask. You probably already know most of this because you are smart and well-informed, but just in case… “So, we’re not going to recommend … Continue reading

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Unraveled Wednesday, 9/2/20.

Joining Kat and friends for Unraveled Wednesday. Knitting. No photos of the knitting because I spent all day yesterday tearing my hair out with accounting stuff. No time to take photos. Next week… I hope. I finished the first of … Continue reading

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Blather in bullet form.

I am still using up the spiral bound notebooks from my kids’ school days. Note: said *kids* are now 35 and 31, respectively. Given the size of the remaining stack, I have attained S.A.B.L.E. notebook status. I realized today that … Continue reading

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