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Photo Op-Run to Oceanside Pier

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"You're out of your room, and down on the street." --Glenn Fry, from "You Belong To The City." Cabin fever struck again, yesterday. I was tired of sitting on my duff, listening to the Cowboys take another one up the ...

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Crock Pot Adventures...

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"Yes, yes, I know you're hungry...ahhh, and here comes dinner!" --Alice Cooper, from "Feed My Frankenstein" Having a crock pot in my home makes cooking a bit easier. Just toss in your sauce (or cooking medium), food, and spices, set ...

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The Thunder Rolls...

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"Might fine fireworks...if they weren't so dangerous." --"Kat" Katzinsky, during an artillery barrrage, from "ALL QUIET ON THE WESTERN FRONT (IM WESTUNG NICHTS NEUES)" by Erich Maria Remarque. Yesterday--from late afternoon to early this morning--a series of thunderstorms came through ...

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47

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"I'm not just a number! Dammit, I'm a man!" --Bob Seger, from "Feel Like A Number." What does 47 mean to me right now? Well, many things, really: 1) In elementary school, I wore number 47 on my softball jersey ...

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Quest For Glasses...

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"Make Do Or Do Without, says Mrs. Sew-and-Sew!" --from a WWII era British Propaganda Poster. 15/Sep/2010 16:23 hours. I had just finished coming from the Vista Community Clinic, after seeing my new Primary Care doctor. The celluitis has taken off ...

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Hand On Heart--Another Pain Might Just End.

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"Now the curse is finally lifted/And the Mariner sights his home. "Spirits form from the long-dead bodies/form their own light "and the Mariner's left alone!" --Iron Maiden, from "Rime Of The Ancient Mariner" on POWERSLAVE. A while back, antigeekess recommended ...

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The Memory Remains--As Do The Nightmares

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"Ash to ash, dust to dust, fade to black/but the memory remains!" --Metallica, from "The Memory Remains" on THE BLACK ALBUM 2 weeks ago, an anniversary came-and-went. For it was on 17/Jul/2006 that I had to do the most horrid ...

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You Want A Philips Or A Slotted Head With That...Part Four

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"There's Got To Be A Morning After, If We Can Make It To The Dawn!" --Maureen McGovern, from "The Morning After (Theme From "The Posideon Adventure")" 30-Aug-10 09:07 hrs. I put in a call to (I found out much to ...

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You Want A Philips Or A Slotted Head With That...Part Three

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"The Beat Goes On--The Beat Goes On!" --Sonny and Cher 27-Aug-2010, 09:00hrs. On the bus to Oceanside and the Family Resource Center. I'm hoping for the best, but preparing for the worst--that's why I'm going. I will be applying for ...

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Si Vis Bellum? Es Barbarus, Nunc Morere!

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"The Only Way To Be's Victorious-- SC#@& The Fools Who Think It's Glorious!" --Deep Purple, from "Under The Gun" on PERFECT STRANGERS. 17:04 hrs 23-Aug-2010 Got the crock pot going with tomorrow's dinner, the radio is on KNX until 19:00 ...

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You Want A Slotted Head Or A Philips With That...Part Two

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"Anticipation...anticipation. it's making me wait!" Carly Simon, from "Anticipation." 18-August-2010, 12:30hrs. I make my trip to the Oceanside Social Security Field Office, on El Camino Real. With me are my paperwork, three bottles of chilled tea, and one book. I'm ...

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You Want A Slotted Head Or A Phillips With That?

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"Here it come...you're never gonna stop it!" --Twisted Sister, from "You Can't Stop Rock And Roll!" (my favorite TS song, by the way) 9-August-2010 10:30hrs. I noticed that my weekly stipend check from my payee had not come last week. ...

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Doing The Laundromat Shuffle...

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"Call it Peace, Call It Reason-- Call It Hate, Or Call It Treason... But I Ain't Marching No More!" --from the '60 song "I Ain't Marching No More." 6-Aug-2010 Ohhhh...what does that clock say? 15:15hrs? Uh-Oh--wasn't supposed to nap THAT ...

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Taking A Trip To The Food Bank...

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"Tonight, Lucullus is host to Lucullus!" --Marcus Gaeius Lucullus, Roman statesman, general, and gourmand. August 4th, 2010--16:45 hrs. Woke up around 07:00 today, hoping to see a bit of sunshine to brighten my arousal. Nah, just the dreaded Marine Layer ...

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A Ghost From My Past...A Ghost In The Machine.

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"I'll be damned, here comes your ghost again! But that's not unusual, It's just that the moon is fulll, And you've decided to call!" --Joan Baez, from "Diamonds And Rust" (also covered by Judas Priest) About two weeks ago, a ...

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The Third Piece Of The Book Is Now On My Computer!

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"Give us the tools--and we'll finish the job!" --Winston S. Churchill. Well, I almost have "Vista Blues--Book One" transcribed. However, to do the job, I had to rely on the word processing program on Microsoft Works 9. Better than Wordstar, ...

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I'm Not "420 Friendly," But "420 Allergic!"

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"Sorry, kid...no free trips!" --Herbert Block, from a 1970 cartoon in re: drug abuse. This fall, we Californians have the opportunity to make legal for all what is only legal for those who are gravely ill. Proposition Nineteen will, in ...

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Who Dares To Care, Wins!

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"WHO DARES WINS"--British Army SAS Motto. "Who Cares Wins"--Title of song by Anthrax. I often use a "signature" when I write my e-mails, a simple line that let folks know that they were "on-line" with me, and not some "Spamticon" ...

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Hell's Not For Children...EVER!

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"And you shouldn't have to pay for your love with your bones and your flesh!" --Pat Benetar, from "Hell Is For Children.' Another child has been snatched away. She might survive, but more likely no. Use 'em, abuse 'em, kill ...

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Has "Mad Max" Morphed Into "Mad Mel"?

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"Terrible thing drink does to a man." --Father Alvito to "Anjin-San (John Blackthorne)," from the book "Shogun" by James Clavell. I was going to write this thread yesterday, but I had other obligations. So, I'm pulling "double-thread duty" this morning. ...

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