Where are you going?

April 22, 2010

Yesterday I met with a good friend who is quickly becoming a mentor to me. He says there are 5 questions that will help determine where you want to go in life.
1) Who inspires you the most and what qualities do they have that makes you admire them? This will actually help you answer


SVSD Elementary Boundary Committee Recommendation – Compromise or Compromised?

April 20, 2010

I read the recommendation of the SVSD Elementary Boundary Committee last week with great disappointment.  Yes, our household was affected, but that is not why.  I was disappointed that, after developing and following a well-defined, criteria-based process for two months, the committee chose to throw the process out the window, let themselves be influenced by


Day of Silence, Day of Silliness

April 15, 2010

Once again the Holiday known as the “Day of Silence” is upon us here in Snoqualmie and other screwed up cities across America. For those of you lucky enough to have never heard of the “Day of Silence”, let me bring you a little closer to the edge of common sense.
“The National Day of Silence


Stories of The Day – April 14, 2010

April 14, 2010

Out of Texas … An Unholy War
The good book says when confrontation strikes, you should not…you should turn the other cheek. Well Father John Parnell of the Saint Augustine Catholic Church in Fort Worth must have missed that passage. Just ask a Jehovah witness that stopped by his parsonage last week.
The word is that the


Story of The Day – April 13, 2010

April 13, 2010

Out of Illinois…on the road to no whereville
George hood has set a new world record. Get a load of this my little coffee sipping donut dipping friends.
While we were shoving calories down over the weekend…Georgie was riding his bike. He was riding and riding and riding.  King George rode for 85 hours. You heard me


Warner Brothers Deal Further Decreases Netflix Value

April 4, 2010

I can’t imagine that Netflix is happy.  Since Netflix and competitor Redbox are the lowest profit distribution points for studios, Warner Brothers have “struck a deal” (carrot/bribe or stick/threat – do you think?) so that Netflix will not offer DVDs for rental until 28 days after they go on sale.
What does this mean for


Stories of the Day – Apr 2, 2010

April 2, 2010

Out of Utah … Slap Happy
No name or age was given so we will call him Little Jimmy. Little Jimmy went into a convenient store with a knife to rob them of all their beer, cigarettes, and lottery cash!!! And here comes the reason I call him little Jimmy, because he can’t be very big


Stories of the Day – Apr 1, 2010

April 1, 2010

Out of Florida … Oh Momma
Denard Span has made it to the big leagues so he invited his entire…entire family to watch him perform as the lead off batter for the Minnesota Twins. The family took their seats behind home plate as Denard stood at the plate. He stood their like a future hall