Musings of the Man of Steel……

I think Superman is truly getting on all of the ladies’ nerves round here. I do apologize. Please understand that I try to emulate being super, because, well, honestly I’m, um,….. not. You see there’s this dance that I have to chaperone tomorrow night, and I really want to be super, but I’m struggling with…

Windmageddon 2011

The weather has been a shade on the blustery side here in the land of haggis today. Wind turbine EXPLODES as the worst storm for 15 years batters Northern Britain with hurricane-force gusts of up to 165mph Wind speeds of over 100mph recorded in England Hundreds of schools in Scotland closed as country is hit…

Rule 5 – My Favorite Bond Girls – Denise Richards

Yep. That Denise Richards. Before she was the ex-Mrs. Charlie Sheen, she was Dr. Christmas Jones opposite Pierce Brosnan’s James Bond in 1999’s The World Is Not Enough. Denise’s IMDB bio: Elder of 2 daughters born to Irv and Joni Richards. She grew up in the Chicago area, until the family relocated to Oceanside, CA…

Fair is Fair: Updated

I really hate to keep recycling posts but we seem to just keep going around in circles. It is like we are stuck in a perpetual “spin cycle” both in the washing machine and the political sense. Obama introduced his replacement for the 2008 “Hope and Change” theme, now we are being presented the poll…

Caution: I Brake for Salamanders

This is, embarrassingly, from my home state of Mississippi: The Natchez Trace Parkway provides a home for the tiny juvenile Webster’s Salamander and frogs. A two-mile section of the parkway south of Interstate 20 in Hinds County now has a lowered speed limit to protect them. Parkway officials say on rainy nights during the breeding…