Category Archives: Cool under stress

Grasshopper, Did You Know. . . ?

Man who wants pretty nurse must be patient. Passionate kiss, like spider web, leads to undoing of fly. Lady who goes camping must beware of evil intent. Squirrel who runs up woman’s leg will not find nuts. Man who leaps … Continue reading

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I suppose today would be a good day to fix that pesky roof leak and maybe replace the couple of cases of water we have slowly used up since last Summer.

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View From My Desk

The medical sojourn of our daughter Megan continues and today, I spent 11 hours at Augusta University Medical Center. ,  That’s 25 hours in only two days in one week. The story starts here.     Megan is spending the night … Continue reading

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What Are The Chances?

I took the liberty of lifting this off the FB  page of the New Jersey State Police.  I trust they won’t mind. If this story doesn’t uplift your spirits, it time to replace your spirits.   Trooper Stops Retired Police … Continue reading

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Badass Cool

We have all heard about what happened on Southwest Airlines Flt 1380 earlier this week.     There are several recordings of the radio transmissions between the plane and various  ATC (air traffic controllers) and CFR  (Crash Fire Rescue)   … Continue reading

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