Fatherhood »

[7 May 2009 | 13 Comments | 7,846 views]
Your Dad’s Music

  If you’re not familiar with Fatherhood Friday,      check it out over at Dad-Blogs.com!  Every  Friday, daddy bloggers from all over the web put  together some thoughts on Fatherhood.  Relax  and see what’s on the minds of the cyber-dad!  I  mean, c’mon, it’s Friday.  You’re only  pretending to work anyhow…
 
I can remember growing up listening to Motown.  Everything from the Jackson Five (don’t laugh, I still have them in my iTunes) to Smokey and Marvin Gaye.  Sunday mornings, I’d be woken up by the smell of coffee and cooking …

rants »

[4 May 2009 | 6 Comments | 4,900 views]
Another Family Killing…

Florida Man Kills Family, 13 Year Old Survives.
 
Is it that this kind of thing is happening more often, or is it that the media is giving it alot more coverage?
It seems to me that there really are more occurances of “Guy freaks out, kills family before turning the gun on himself” cases within the last year or so.  
http://www.foxnews.com/story/0,2933,517060,00.html
http://news.aol.co.uk/man-kills-family-after-losing-job/article/20090128025929509290787
http://www.usatoday.com/news/nation/2009-02-18-ohio-familykilling_N.htm
I mean, that’s just a few results from a quick Googling of “Man Kills Family”.
There are TONS more, not only in the US (although from what I’ve seen, we have the most). …

cars, Pet peeves, rants »

[28 Apr 2009 | No Comment | 1,796 views]
Driving Pet Peeves #3

Sometimes I find myself in a parking lot, staring at a car (or truck, van, what have you) parked so badly that it is effecting everyone around him.  I stand there, incredulous that some dipshit could actually get out of his vehicle, look back at its status at a 45 degree angle and say : “Meh…good enough” and WALK AWAY.  On what fucking PLANET is this an acceptable parking job?
 
I understand that you may be in a hurry or both blind and soft in the head.  I understand that there …

Gadgets »

[27 Apr 2009 | 2 Comments | 1,700 views]
iPhone Countdown #3

T-minus 11 days and counting, Houston we are a go…
If my friend inside AT&T is reading this…I WILL PROTECT YOU FROM THE APPLE NAZIS WITH MY NINJA SKILLZ!!!
But in the meantime, I’ll amuse myself with finding the must-have iPhone apps I gotta get on day 1. 
 
Starting with Kindle!
I love the idea of having a HUGE book collection on my iPhone, as well as being able to browse and get suggestions on new books.  I’m hoping that certain magazine subscriptions wind up making thier way to the Kindle platform as well, …


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