Monthly Archives: May 2011

I’m From The Government And I’m Here To Help You….

http://www.mauinews.com/page/content.detail/id/549901.html This is a great thing, something I figr’d would never happen. It is obvious that Maui is the most perfect microcosmic test environment in the US for biofuels, but I doubted anyone would ever take advantage of that fact. … Continue reading

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Hot Shots from NASCAR Pit Crew Challenge

Sprint Rent-A-Slut With a T-Shirt Cannon Kevin Harvick’s wife drove the car since she’s quite a few pounds lighter than Kevin, so his crew put her name on the roof. The Boys in their aloha shirt Skunkware uniforms. Andrew doing … Continue reading

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Good News For All Of Us….

Texans pointing out they suck. They know they suck. And especially….George W. Bush sucks. http://blogs.houstonpress.com/hairballs/2011/05/10_worst_texas_gifts_world.php?page=2 Rush Limbaugh, Glenn Beck, and the rest of the Lunatic Windbag Chorus are falling on hard times as listeners tune them out. http://www.thedailybeast.com/blogs-and-stories/2011-05-12/rush-limbaugh-and-right-wing-talk-radio-flame-out-as-listeners-tune-to-independents/

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Thomas Dolby and Mark Knopfler

I’ve been a huge Mark Knopfler fan since I heard the debut Dire Straits album in college. I’ve seen him, both solo and with Dire Straits, several times, and have tons of his music recorded in various forms. The other … Continue reading

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Panic vs Choking……and Tape Measures

Panic and choking are not the same thing. In fact, they are diametric opposites. A person who is panicking simply goes blank. His brain stops processing, he can’t think of even the most basic instructions or commands. A person who … Continue reading

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Reliable As The Weather in Hawai’i

People always think I’m kidding when I tell them it snows regularly in Hawaii. It does in fact snow regularly up at the summits of Mauna Loa and Mauna Kea (altitude 15,000 feet, give or take)….however not usually at my … Continue reading

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This Is One Crazy-Ass Frog

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rtDeSOgX9ZA I love skiing as much as the next maniac, but JEEBUS! A Frog, of course.

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