Monthly Archives: June 2003

Want Ad

A specialized job ad, this one courtesy of my cousin Cindy:

There is a college in Kansas currently advertising for an anatomy professor/rodeo coach position.

The anatomy professor part of the job got three lines in the announcement… Continue reading

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High-Tech Ice Cream

Most of us who make homemade ice cream do it the old-fashioned way. Hand-cranked freezers are getting rare, and so are the electrified versions that spared the physical labor but kept the salt and ice. These days… Continue reading

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Another San Francisco Treat

I don’t know why this surprises me. We have cable cars, Victorian painted ladies, some of the highest housing costs on earth, and several of the world’s greatest suspension bridges, one of which has a tunnel… Continue reading

The greatest thing
in the world
is the Alphabet
as all knowledge
is contained therein
except the wisdom
of putting it together.
—from an old German bookplate