Odd Numbers and Strange Names

Yesterday was a big sports day here in the U.S. During my TV channel surfing, I managed to watch most of several NFL football games, several MLB baseball games, and the Women’s Final of the U.S. Open Tennis Tournament. Through all of this, I was reminded again of the amazing memory for player names and…

A Little “Yours Truly” Trivia

I was listening to some great music this morning at Janis Joplin – Nostalgia on the Grumpy old fart!!! blog, when summertime75’s comment: “Now you know where ‘Summertime’ comes from :-)” inspired me to make a couple of comments of my own: “Oh my how I loved her voice! I even got to like that…

Doombah Bratty-Pants

Another, heavily modified, e-mail funnie: The following has been borrowed from a children’s book, Captain Underpants And the Perilous Plot Of Professor Poopypants, by Dave Pilkey, in which the evil Professor forces everyone to assume new names … My new name is in the title. Other examples: George W. Bush’s new name is “Fluffy Chuckle-Fanny”…