And the President said, “It’s Really Good!”

Uhl Pottery Company 1 gallon crock


I first saw this story many years ago, but recent events made me look for it.  It apparently dates back to the early 60’s.  But as a wise man once said, “There is nothing new under the sun.”  It could as well apply to the tower of Babel.


from  SNAFU Principle


In the beginning was the plan,
and then the specification;
And the plan was without form,
and the specification was void.


And darkness was on the faces of the implementors thereof;
And they spake unto their leader, saying:
“It is a crock of shit,
and smells as of a sewer.” Continue reading

I want to hunt the Ground Hog!

Ground Hog

Whatever happened to “two weeks till Spring”? Here it is nearly seven weeks since Ground Hog Day, and here in Cleveland, it gets to 19F last night.  It’s snowing.  The Maple sap is too cold to run.   And where is the smug little Ground Hog?  Down in his cozy little burrow laughing!!

Someone needs to be held accountable!  I say, lets send a couple Jack Russell Terriers down and roust him out.