Monthly Archive: May 2016

May 26

Angry Birds

The Angry Birds movie is the latest installment of the growing franchise of Angry Birds games and entertainment. As the name states, it’s about birds with anger management issues, but they save the day protecting their eggs from the pigs, so it works out in the end. If you don’t know this already, then you …

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May 19

Yeah, don’t do it…

 What is it about something that tastes or smells awful that we want others to try it? You know what I’m talking about, you open the gallon of milk after a week-long vacation and take a whiff before pouring it in the morning cereal. Your head instinctively reels back, keeping your gag reflex under control …

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May 12

Mama always said…

In the mid 90’s there was an endearing, albeit slow, movie character who brought about a new proverb in American culture.  You probably have heard the quote, “My mama always said, ‘Life was like a box of chocolates. You never know what you’re gonna get.’” Forest Gump had one smart mama. We all learn sayings …

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May 05

Hear

When my grandfather died almost two decades ago, each of his grandsons was given one of his guns. I received a very well-used .22 caliber rifle. (For those not familiar with guns, that is one of the smallest sizes for rifle bullets you can get. It is a great size for learning to shoot, target …

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