Mouse Tales from a Country Gal

Silver, our thousand dollar cat, (its a long story involving new kitten, attack by wild animal, and BIG vet bills) has a king’s view of hunting–it isn’t really to feed his royal belly.  It is to amuse him.  Like Caesar, he brings the poor shivering beasties in through our open bathroom window and, in the enclosed mini Colosseum, he subjects

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Get to the Good Stuff Faster

    Get to the Good Stuff Faster, AT&T’s slogan, takes on a whole new meaning this week as an imitation AT&T truck was caught speeding in Texas…. Carrying 2,168 pounds of marijuana…. See here for more of the story. ————————————————————————————————————– Image from the Texas Dept of Public Safety Hat tip to Toke of the Town.

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Once Again Humboldt Bachlorette on Humboldt's Fascinating Dating Scene

Romance in Humboldt is everywhere in nature.  But in the dating scene….not so much. If I haven’t mentioned how happy I am with my husband lately, I need to proclaim it loudly after reading Humboldt Bachlorette’s newest dating horror story.  I’m presenting part of her story as a poem because it conveys her situation so succinctly: My cousin hears I’m

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Why Do Teachers Teach?

  Why teachers do teach?  Where else do you get paid to read lines like this…. “Adultery was punchable by death. …..Bad people were brayed far away from their villages.” After editing the last paper tonight (either on Mayans or some race that appears to use donkey sounds to punish criminals), I had to laugh and then I had to

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