Curmudgeons from Jersey 2nd Avenue on Vimeo.

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Shena Tschofen


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Just a link

go look at xkcd

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It’s hard to find a good-looking stump:


Or a really useful one. This one became a chair:


The daily post

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The highest paid public employee in Illinois is a football coach.

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Mirror photo challenge

Chicago’s famous Cloud Gate. Also called “The Bean.”

It’s unusual to be able to photograph it without gaggles of touristas doing the same as this yahoo in the yellow jacket, but we happened upon it on a day when there was lightning in the area. Security guys shooed us all back until the weather passed.

Read about it here.

Daily Photo Challenge


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Some guy on the internet

claims this the Colonels’s original recipe of eleven herbs and spices:

2 cups white flour
2/3 tsp salt
1/2 tsp thyme
1/2 tsp basil
1/3 tsp oregano
1 tsp celery salt
1 tsp black pepper
1 tsp dry mustard
4 tsp paprika
2 tsp garlic salt
1 tsp ground ginger
3 tsp white pepper


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