Category - Random Thoughts

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Joy Riding In a Mercedes
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Are You In The Doghouse?…
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“Let’s Do This…!”
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Are you Feeling Gay…Tomorrow?
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Parent Teacher Conferences

Joy Riding In a Mercedes

I recieved, today, an email with a glimpse of a new Mercedes concept car.  For the first time, as the email so clearly points out, my car could be stolen by a 7 year old and probably driven better.  Check out the cockpit of this thing.    NOTICE:  There are no foot pedals and you drive with a joy stick.  

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“Let’s Do This…!”

Once in a while my kids and I will venture to the local Starbucks for a treat. (They mostly want to go the kiosk locations in grocery stores in hope scoring a cheap donut while there.) So, being the generous and benevolent dad, I succommed, errr….gave my permission to my four year old to go drop by the local grocer on the way home. Overcome by obvious excitement for the potential sugar rush, he quickly[…]

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Are you Feeling Gay…Tomorrow?

According the the Associated Press, some are pressing for a ‘call in gay’ day tomorrow (Dec. 10, 2008) to show the nation how much the US economic engine is supported by the gay population. This of course is in response to the victories in several states during the last election to keep marriage heterosexual by way of constitutional ammendments. According to the news story in the Arizona Republic, Join The Impact, the online community that[…]

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Parent Teacher Conferences

My six year-old recently had parent/teacher conferences as he is ending his 2Q of the school year (as are his older siblings, of course). In one of his assignments for writing we was to copy the first part of a sentence from the board and complete the sentence with his own thoughts as they learn to express a complete thought through writing. Here is how it went on the final product: BOARD: “The big brown…”[…]

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