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About Rook

If I had wanted cream and sugar, why order the damn coffee?


Man, I am exhausted. I have the energy of a snail. The urge to go home and climb into my bed is damn near overwhelming. On top of that, my sinuses are once again infected. And me between insurance plans. … Continue reading

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Wasted Time

I spent six hours correcting charts at my old job. It was the most ridiculous thing I’ve ever done. Most of it was simple errors. None of it had anything to do with client care and everything to do with … Continue reading

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Infinity War

I’ve watched the Hulk/Thanos fight several times and it just seems there is something wrong with the Hulk. I can’t put my finger on it, but it just seems as if the Hulk is not his Hulking self. That he … Continue reading

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The Day After

Yeah, yesterday’s runs and walks kicked my ass. I foolishly pushed myself farther in the first run than I should have. As a result, I was exceedingly wiped out. I ended up taking over an hour nap. I also slept … Continue reading

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Today’s Workout

Today’s workout consisted of two runs and two walks. For some reason, the last walk did not create a map or a table of states.  First Run: First Walk: Second Run: Second Walk, at which time Tina rescued me.

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It Was A Dark And…..

Stalwart Cup Weathered the Storm Yeah, yeah, yeah. A thunderstorm moved in at 2:00 AM. There was wind; there was rain; there was a whole lot of lightning. It was very, very frightful. Somehow, this cup managed to stay on … Continue reading

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And Then The Bicycle

Actually, went on the Munger Trail to take pictures for a class project. Anyway, stats: Biking the northern most end of the Munger Trail Stats These are not in anyway shape or form close to records. It’s been years since … Continue reading

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Best Run for 2018!

1.0 mi09:42 min/mi72 ft–2.0 mi09:36 min/mi16 ft49 ft3.0 mi09:23 min/mi23 ft56 ft3.15 mi09:37 min/mi–20 ft 00:28:41Fastest 3 mi00:29:37Fastest 5k09:34 min/miFastest Average Pace

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Chess Plugin

It’s nothing fancy. But at least the chess board and moves fit into the post area. Hopefully, the board will be improved down the line. And yes, I won this game.

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New Additions

If you look up at the menu below the header picture, you will see I’ve added a Donate page to allow those idle rich with lots of disposable income to kindly donate to this humble blog. Now, to the right … Continue reading

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