Monthly Archives: June 2012

How to do it… and how not to

We are going through a time where, unhappily, a number of things around the house are breaking down, requiring bringing people in to repair them.  Those repair people are, of course, part of small businesses if not the owners themselves.  … Continue reading

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A Swell Lot of Thieves

A family portrait:  Dutch, Ilya and Carmen at the Houston KC show.  Dutch won the breed under Carole Beyerle.

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Surprised?

Between Pearland and Lake Jackson, Brazoria County in Texas is overwhelmingly rural.  We live in Iowa Colony (pop. 804) and for miles around us are rice farms and horse and cattle ranches.  Apart from the chemical plants in Chocolate Bayou … Continue reading

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The Foe’s Haughty Host

The usual and customary whinage about the National Anthem from the usual and whiny leftie Bill Press (via Joe Newby): “But it’s an abomination,” he said.  “First it ranges two octaves [actually an octave and a half] most people can … Continue reading

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But We Meant Well!

Free Press Houston, one of those progressive newspapers available at urban diners, supermarkets and other bastions of captialist oppression, sponsors The Free Press Houston Summer Fest, bravely saying that: A recycling program, carbon off-set credits and a partnership with the Texas Campaign … Continue reading

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Promise!

I promise to post more frequently. I promise to post more frequently. I promise to post more frequently. I promise to post more frequently. I promise to post more frequently. I promise to post more frequently. I promise to post … Continue reading

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