mulberryOver the last few weeks, I have been watching a show called Rivermen on the History Channel network.  Not sure why, but it caught my interest one night and I decided to catch the next few episodes.  Earlier this week, it concluded its run, I believe.  But as I was watching the final episode I am left with having to call bullshit. Continue reading “Rivermen”


CosmosA little late on the mentioning, but it is was still running on at least two cable networks as of a week or so ago, “Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey” is some of the better television I have seen in years.  What exactly is it?  That is a big question that requires a bit of an in depth answer – probably best of left to someone like Neil deGrasse Tyson… but I will make my humble attempt.

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Insight – to McAfee?

Insight LogoThose who know and read know that it is an inside joke with some folks I know from McAfee that you just do not offer poor customer service to someone from the little spot in the road I did most of my growing up called McAfee or they will just take their business elsewhere. I am left in a icky place after my dealings with Insight, over the last week but especially yesterday. But to really get the full picture I have to make up to Friday a week ago, on the 3rd of February…

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Fall TV Line-Up

ProhibitionI recall just a couple of weeks ago I was so looking forward to the return of some real TV for a change. I know there are some decent things on some of the cable/satellite shows during the summer, but most of those that are good are generally far and few in between. Of course the big thing I was looking forward to is my normal three or four standbys, but there were more than a couple of new series that had my interest. That lasted for about the first commercial break on of them, though a couple of them pretty much lost me after about five minutes…

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Perfection or Good Enough

It is now late on Monday afternoon and I have not posted since sometime late Friday night. My apologies for being such a slacker. Sometimes being a slacker is the one thing I can be good enough to succeed at the task. Anyway, I really meant to get a lot more work done on the projects I have at hand and to accomplish at least three or four more posts in the process. Instead, I ended up just chilling. Do not get me wrong, I did get some writing work and now I have so many blog idea notes here and there that I find myself having the complete opposite of a writer’s block.

What exactly do I mean by that. Well, I have so many good ideas of what I think would make an interesting a blog posting that I tend to get caught up in the moment of reviewing them and coming up with the perfect one for the current moment that I end up not writing one at all and instead spanning off to at least two or three more ideas before I am wearing on my own tolerance levels and end up putting things aside and watching television instead.

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