Monthly Archives: May 2008

About 55 mpg, I expect

Today I ordered one of these: Click the pic to go to the Suzuki site. It should arrive in a couple of weeks. The dealer was out of stock. I expect that, on average, I can actually recoup the payments … Continue reading

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Drinking and Driving

I covered DWI as related to Jury Duty, but here’s some more things to think about. I did some more research, and found the national statistics. These cover from 1994 to 2006. In 2006, the number of deaths from DWI … Continue reading

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Practice, practice, practice…

The Wife (J) and I gathered up a couple of friends (Mr. P and Mrs. D) and went to the deer lease to do some pistol practice yesterday evening. Since I traded my Jeep and wound up driving a Dodge … Continue reading

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Bahia Grass

I hate bahia grass. We pronounce it ba-hay-ya around here, by the way. It’s the beginning of the seeding season for bahia grass. You have to mow every three days. On the fourth day, the stuff is 10“ tall. It … Continue reading

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The Ethics of Self Defense

in Texas, the law is pretty clear that you may not use lethal force (gun or whatever) against another unless that person: A. Has the ability to inflict serious bodily injury to you or some other person. B. Is in … Continue reading

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My God is an Awesome God!

As a species, we are just beginning to grasp the magnitude of the universe that God has created. I would recommend that you go to the links of each of the pictures and look at higher resolution photos. Note that … Continue reading

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When I Was a Kid

Kids are overprotected these days. When I was a kid, my grandfather (a.k.a. Pop) told me, “Don’t run in the hall barefoot – you’ll get splinters.” After getting a splinter (or two, for us slow kids), we learned to listen … Continue reading

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