i was next door to the the just burgers & more in escanaba, michigan and wondered about their name. i can understand that maybe over time being “just burgers” wasn’t enough and they needed to provide more variety and wanted to change their name, but doesn’t “more than just burgers” make more sense? in the […]
this sign was visible in the vintage sign bin at our local hardware store and it quickly caught my eye, with the gun and the crazed/fearful? folks. i suppose i was thinking about tragic sandy hook elementary school shooting when i stopped and took a long look. try as i might i couldn’t figure out […]
some folks from organic valley went to the east coast after hurricane sandy and took a bunch of cheese and all the bread from the cafe on their way out town to make hundreds of grilled cheese sandwiches. of course, temporarily not having any bread was a very small sacrifice ( and all the more […]
i’ll admit that i’m a bit confused by the sign. does it mean you donate just the deer hide for the food pantry? or the whole deer? i assume they mean the whole deer, but why specify the hide?
ok, i know reefer can mean refrigerator truck, but i’m pretty sure the most folks probably think of the urban dictionary definitions first and probably aren’t aware of the refrigeration reference ( wouldn’t it make more sense to spell it refir? ). i wonder how many applicants try not to break out laughing when asked […]
let’s be clear, i’m not talking about me, but i chuckle at the thought of potheads around the nation attaching cosmic significance to the fact that diesel has risen to $4.20 per gallon. i’m just thankful to be getting 50 mpg in our TDI. 420 bonus points will be awarded to the first person to […]
so, there’s a big sign entering the locker room that forbids entering with camera phones, but it doesn’t say anything about SLRs. one presumes the ban on camera phones ( a silly ban which presumably is violated every day ) has to do with their smallness and the fear that folks might not know their […]
the entrepreneurial amish are branching out into candy cheese curds? oh, and diesel is $3.99 a gallon!
hmmm, i think they’re trying to tell me something.
for as long as i’ve known the levee on route 1 in machias which keeps the tidal flow from machias bay out of the middle river has has been called, simply, The Dike. The Dike has always had space for parking, and when i was a kid it was a popular place for folks to […]