Master Pancake

Okay, everyone who isn’t blessed to have an Alamo Drafthouse Cinema is IMNSHO really missing out on some great fun.  Those that are should definitely check out some of their original shows.  Tonight I went with friends to see a cheesy movie from the 60’s (Goldfinger, to be exact) and while it took a bit […]

Adventures in Customer Service

Ugh.  I tried for no less than an hour and a half today, to get ahold of a live person either at the local greyhound station or on their 800 number and couldn’t manage it with either.  The local station rings and rings before finally (after about 4 minutes of ringing) transferring me to the […]

Sis is back in Texas!

Well, after many years of trying to persuade her to come back, my sister has finally bitten the bullet and agreed to move to Temple. I haven’t seen her since 2002… so I’m kind of excited.   She’s trying to persuade me to hop a bus up there and visit soon.  I’m half tempted… even if […]

Fire the CapMet Board

Capital Metro has gotten the board to agree to their fee doubling in a 2-step increment.  so the regular fare will go from $0.50 to $0.75 then eventually to a $1.00 fare. They claim that they need the money.  This claim is false because they neglected to report that they’ve already essentially raised their fare […]

Chocolate Wisdom

A series of chocolate inspired messages…. Courtesy of Dove® Promises® chocolates. Every connection has the potential to change your life. This one is so full of truth in my opinion. Any stranger you meet on the street has the potential to change the direction of your life or even life itself.  You should never underestimate […]