Shaken, Not Stirred
- Califon, New Jersey, United States
- January 06
- "“When I have one martini, I feel bigger, wiser, taller. When I have a second, I feel superlative. When I have more, there's no holding me.”
- William Faulkner
"I grow old...I grow old. I shall wear the bottoms of my trousers rolled."
MY RECENT POSTS
- An Irritable Old Coot's New
Year's Resolutions (Amended)
January 19, 2015 11:52AM
- The Little Ship
January 08, 2015 03:22PM
- An Important Public Service
December 28, 2014 05:05PM
- Merry Christmas from Weird New
December 24, 2014 09:10PM
- OS Christmas, Oops, Holiday
December 19, 2014 01:34PM
MY RECENT COMMENTS
- “Bernese are lovely dogs.
My neighbor has two and
they get out of
January 23, 2015 10:38PM
- “Belichik is not an
honorable guy. Cheaters cheat,
matter what is at
January 22, 2015 08:41PM
- “My daughter' s favorite
play when she was young. She
oldest friend went
January 21, 2015 09:03PM
- “Two posts in one day?
Who are you? Con Chapman?
Margaret need you in
January 21, 2015 08:56PM
- “It is sad how removed we
have become from the movements
the heavens. For
January 21, 2015 08:51PM
Gerald Andersen's Links
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DOH!! (Head slap) What were we all thinking?!!
Here is this year's Weird New Jersey greeting. Shot this on my walk. I did not Photoshop or provide the Frosty prop. Before this appeared there was a Ron Paul campaign sign. Irony, I hope, but probably not out here where I live. Merry Christmas and Happy Holiday to all!!!!… Read full post »
Saturday was installation day for my folk art carving exhibition at the main branch of the Hunterdon County Library.
I was invited to be the guest artist for the month of November. For the last several weeks, I have been prepping my collection, also called my unsold inventory, for the show.… Read full post »
I rarely shop at Home Depot, preferring to support my local hardware store, but on rare occasions I go there to buy something I cannot get nearby.
Yesterday, I got an email from my bank informing me that I was one of the poor souls whose personal data was "compromised" when… Read full post »
This is my late response to the OC challenge to show one’s work place.
I think I am the perhaps the only guy to respond so far because, let’s face it, most males have messy… Read full post »
Here's a new wood carving. I thought it was a good time to remember the hippies who thought they could change the world through peace and love.
" Time it was and what a time it was, it was
time of innocence, a time of confidences
Long ago, it must be, I… Read full post »
From your comments on my Friday puzzle post, I have a feeling the crossword challenge proved more challenging than I intended. I have posted the solution below.
Please let me know if you were successful in solving it.
Time to let go of your fellow OSer's throat and pick-up a pencil and have some fun....and nothing spells fun to me like a crossword puzzle.
I am the guy who when the nurse comes to fetch him in the waiting room, tells her the doctor will have to wait… Read full post »
Even though I just posted yesterday, I just had to join in the fun of Marilyn Sand's open call. Don't worry, daily posting is not the start of a trend for me.
10. Hey, there's a new home page on OS!
9. Sure, I'd be glad to show you how… Read full post »
This is an exchange I had with Adooling this morning re the fact that the OS home page had gone missing. Start reading from the bottom. She seems to be a real person although I am sure some of you will disagree. Note the time line on all/
It's a beautiful day here in Califon, a fine time for a brisk walk along the South Branch of the Raritan River. I leave my house, walk down Main Street, and turn left at the bridge onto River Road.
This is one of the last remaining Pratt Through Truss Bridges in… Read full post »