Author Archives: kmkat

Primary day (in Wisconsin)!

df sd Meet the candidate who will (fingers crossed) defeat Ron Johnson in November for Johnson’s current Senate seat: Mandela Barnes, current lieutenant governor of Wisconsin.

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Fiber Monday, 8/8/22.

Yesterday’s earworm: I’m Still Standing / Elton John.

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Saturday stuff, 8/6/22.

Yesterday’s earworm: Separate Ways / Journey. The museum of endangered sounds. Katharine, the other Wright sibling. Not for me. A similar article from the NYTimes. The Wizard of Oz. Want to learn Spanish / French / Japanese / Korean / … Continue reading

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Furry Friday, 8/5/22.

Senior rescues.

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Not done ranting yet, 8/4/22.

Earworm of the day week: I am still singing She’s a Beauty by the Tubes every damned day. A terrible idea: “You can tell me all you want with your rhetoric that school safety is a priority, but I will … Continue reading

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Unraveled Wednesday, 8/3/22.

Joining Kat and friends. Go see what the others are up to. Knitting. Sorry, no knitting photos today. I usually take them the day before, but yesterday Smokey and I were in MN buying another mini-mini-motorhome, and when we got … Continue reading

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Anti-rant Tuesday, 8/2/22.

Flowers are magical! So are commercial cannabis growers! cv * * * * * * * * * * * The month of July has flown past — the first two weeks I was madly trying to finish some quarterly/monthly/semi-annual … Continue reading

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Fiber Monday, 8/1/22.

* * * * * * * * * * * Elder Son and wife Amanda left last Friday and Thursday, respectively. While the reason they were here for a week was lamentable (he had a very mild case of … Continue reading

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Saturday stuff, 7/30/22.

Yesterday’s earworm: She’s a Beauty by The Tubes. A genuine tree house. The most feel-good story I have read in a long time.

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Furry Friday, 7/29/22.

Yesterday’s earworm: I’m Still Standing / Elton John, with Eric Clapton on guitar and (I think) Phil Collins on drums Some of the worst CPR I have ever seen, but it worked! (Never mind that that site title sounds like … Continue reading

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