Archives for: July 2009

It's an ill wind which blows no good

July 29th, 2009
Lifted from essentialsaltes: A building in the 8900 block of Sepulveda caught fire this morning. Of course, since the fire was in the medical marijuana clinic, things are pretty laid back here at the office this morning. more »

Sic Transit KWOD

July 28th, 2009
I have been a long-time listener to KWOD 106.5, based in Sacramento. They've been reliable for years in finding the best new music during the current dearth of anything really good. In the last couple of weeks, however, I noticed when I flipped the… more »

New Glasses

July 28th, 2009
My new glasses have arrived, and they look sharp! Kazuo Kawasaki rimless rectangular cut, made in Japan, and mostly paid for by VSP. Say what you will about Sarah Palin - and I do - but the woman had some darn smexy eyewear. They're also made out… more »

Missing Out

July 22nd, 2009
Well, it's Preview Night. I'm surprisingly depressed to not be going to the San Diego Comic-Con this year. In addition to simply missing out on The Happiest Place On Earth (for 4.25 days), I'm weighted by a real tangle of semi-solid bugaboos: Getting… more »

Of Interest Only...

July 21st, 2009
We got doorbell ditched at our home in Pleasant Hill last night; 2:30 am or so, some white Trans-Am with various giggling high-school or college students. Dunno what it was in reference to. More T.P. has been showing up in various neighborhood trees in… more »