Tag Archives: Laugh

Ready, Set, Shop

I think everyone knows what today is.  It is the day that all the people who cannot afford to buy a lot of things during the year suddenly get up in the middle of the night for the sole purpose … Continue reading

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Today’s Chuckle

Two elderly women, Rose and Barb had been lifelong friends.  When it became clear that Rose was not going to live much longer, Barb made sure to visit her every day.  One day Barb said “Rose, we have always loved … Continue reading

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Everything You Never Wanted To Know

I came across an article the other day that enumerated a bunch of obscure facts.  Well, I think they were facts.  In reality, some of them sounded kind of fishy, but perhaps they were written by lawyers and are therefore … Continue reading

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The Funny Side of Reality

I once heard a story about a person that was having their garage door opener replaced.  They told the repairman that they thought they would need a least a 1/2 horsepower motor.  The repairman said he didn’t think that was … Continue reading

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You Want Me To Do What?

I may not be the smartest tool in the shed, but I can hold my own.  I must admit however that I do admire those over achievers among us that seem to be able to do anything. “Hi Ed.  How’s … Continue reading

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The Days Of Wine And Noses

I don’t remember when I had my first sip of wine, but I do remember that it was not favorable.  It was dry and tart.  Not at all what I would expect from a respectable grape.  But, as young men … Continue reading

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And You Thought It Was Just Me

Finally, someone has made sense out of it all.  And the results are not surprising.  I’ve suspected it all along.  I just never could prove it.  I’m talking about some of the side effects to the aging process.  You know … Continue reading

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Surviving the Seventies

Will Rogers once said “We could certainly slow the aging process down if it had to work it’s way through Congress.  Ah, but if only we could.  Today I would not be aging at all. I know that when people … Continue reading

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Immaculate Perception

Originally posted on oldmainer:
When I was a manager, the task that I disliked more then any other was preparing the annual performance appraisals of my employees. Each year, I would struggle to make pertinent comments while showing compassion.  That…

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To Do Or Not To Do

Years ago, upon buying our first house, it didn’t take long to come to the realization that home ownership was a work in progress.  Modifications and maintenance is never completed.  Things break, fade, bend, scratch, rot, leak, and just throw … Continue reading

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