Monthly Archives: July 2013

2013 Tour De Rook – Leg 14

To the stats! Miles: 30.08 Time: 2:03.54 Max Speed: 19.2 mph Average Speed: 14.5 mph iPod: LOTR Movie Soundtracks Temperature: 64°F Wind: N 12 mph Humidity: 64% As you can see, I went on an extended leg today. I made … Continue reading

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2013 Tour De Rook – Leg 13

To the stats! Miles: 4.60 Time: 19.34 Max Speed: 17.4 mph Average Speed: 14.1 mph iPod: REM – Out of Time Temperature: 55°F Wind: N 6 mph Humidity: 88% Halfway to Willow River and back. I only had time for … Continue reading

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Simple Thoughts

What you do speaks so loudly that I cannot hear what you say. — Ralph Waldo Emerson I’d like to think that as a counselor what I do speaks so loudly that my clients don’t need to hear what I … Continue reading

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New Additions!

So, my HDTV died. It is an off brand I never heard of (SANSUI), but it was on sale. Lasted just long enough to get past the warranty. I ordered a Samsung-46″ LED – 1080p – 120Hz – Smart HDTV. … Continue reading

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For The Record……

No, I will not go back to smoking marijuana if it becomes legal. (truthout) But there is a populist revolt brewing. Beginning with state legalization of marijuana use for easing medical pain, the movement to fully decriminalize pot has picked … Continue reading

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Only A Stoner!

(RS) A Michigan man on Tuesday was surprised to find a pipe loaded with marijuana inside a Burger King Kids Meal for his 4-year-old grandson. “He handed the kid’s meal that he had gotten at Burger King to his 4-year-old … Continue reading

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Science Backs My Suspicions!

(RS) A study at University College London in the UK has found that conservatives’ brains have larger amygdalas than the brains of liberals. Amygdalas are responsible for fear and other “primitive” emotions. At the same time, conservatives’ brains were also … Continue reading

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2013 Tour De Rook – Leg 12

To the stats! Miles: 10.59 Time: 45.21 Max Speed: 26.2 mph Average Speed: 13.9 mph iPod: Pink Floyd – Dark Side of the Moon Temperature: 88° F Wind: SW 9 G 16 mph Humidity: 55% From Rutledge to Finlyason and … Continue reading

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Cameo!

I watched the beginning of “Batman Returns” and just realized that Paul Ruben has a cameo as the Penguin’s father.

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A Rude As He Can

Wow. Just wow. So he’ll just say this: On that night last February, when he got out of his car, George Zimmerman became the judge and jury of Trayvon Martin, accused of the crime of being a black male teenager … Continue reading

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