Tea Party

One of my good friends despised his grandfather, and with totally legitimate, understandable reasons. When we hate someone, little things can bug us. Still, I was somewhat embarrassed when this friend, in discussing his petty, mean-spirited gramps, mentioned the disgust he felt at how the persnickety old cheapskate would re-use the same teabag up to …

On Coffee

I am quitting coffee. I decided to try living without internet at home, because I was on the internet too, too much. Of course, it’s hard or impossible to live without the internet completely. I have a weblog, after all (plus a penchant for wikipedia and Crash Course, and a terrible inclination to read the …