December 2008

Christmas All A Twitter

December 15, 2008

My wife and I have a yearly Christmas tradition. We go out to the Mall on Christmas Eve, plop down in chairs at Chic*fil*a and watch all the stressed-out last minute Christmas shoppers as they run dither and hither past our table.  Pass the honey-mustard, please. This is when the tie you hate is bought.  […]

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Christmas Lists

December 11, 2008

“Santa Claus cannot bring you every toy you want.  There are limits,” said my Mother. A very practical woman, my mother. At the end of October 1961 when I was in the second Grade, she gave me the new Sears Wish Book and a budget of $100 and told me to make up a wish […]

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The Best, and Worst, Christmas Gift Ever

December 6, 2008

By: Marvel Goose “Thank God you are here!  You have got to help me win this contest!” shouted Monique, the store manager. It was right after Thanksgiving and I was calling on my radio advertising clients collecting their new advertising copy for the week.  There was no one else in the store but myself and […]

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Stop Worrying and Love the Carbon

December 1, 2008

Tired of all the invitations to farm a (Lil) Green Patch of Earth on Facebook, we decide to send an invitation of our own – to hug a power plant.

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