No big plans, other than to not watch the results. I’ll be on call to investigate things for the Secretary of the (my) State in case I’m needed, but if not, well, I’ve voted, and there’s other work to do.
I’ve been getting Harry’s razors for years...cheap and effective. Yeah, way more expensive than the popular double-edged blades, but I shaved with those for years and will never go back.
The university where I teach is using Teams at the moment, and so is the court system where I practice. It’s not a bad system, but it feels a little heavy on the CPU compared to some other things. I do expect it’s more secure than Zoom. My main complaint is that it doesn’t seem to like the system defaults for… Read more
The fun thing was figuring out how to load up the wood in the garage. Since the floor gets wet (poor placement), I cut up some pallets that I’d picked up last year to use for firewood and made a base for the stack. Means I didn’t have to store those pallets. :-)
Thanks! We burn mostly for entertainment rather than heat--there’s a very nice fireplace in the living room. I finally just got sick of scouting for decent firewood in small quantities. And got to clean up the garage in the bargain!
We’ll do a small one at home. Normally, we’d invite in a few friends, but that’s not happening this year.
My dad wasn’t physically affectionate with either me or my brother until very late in life (his late 70s). We got there, but it took a hell of a long time. On the other hand, my mom wasn’t terribly physically affectionate, either. Just a cold family, I guess, from a physical perspective. We were more of an… Read more
Good point! I keep a comfortable reading-only armchair in my home office, away from my desk. Good lighting, and a table on one side where I can put a book and/or a cup of coffee.
More like a visit from the wise guys. See: The Three Stooges...