Monthly Archives: June 2013

Twinkies Return July 15 So I Can Go Back To Not Eating Them Again

As I’m sure everyone is aware by now, Twinkies and many other Hostess items will be returning on July 15 (via Daren Metropoulos, principal of Metropoulos & Co.). For Twinkie junkies, this is great news. For me in particular, it … Continue reading

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Does Anyone Else Find It Kind Of Creepy That The CounCil Bluffs Odd Fellows Had Human Remains In Their Ceremonial Coffin?

I ran across a headline about how the police had gotten involved when a Council Bluffs man tried to sell a coffin and I thought it was a bit ridiculous. However, that was before I realized that he’d apparently been … Continue reading

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I Found At Least One New Thing I Like About My iPhone

Well, I found at least one new thing I like about my iPhone. I downloaded the Goodreads app for it and happened to notice that it had a “scan” element. I checked it out and figured out that it let … Continue reading

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Dumbest Casino Name Ever?

Due to a recent comment on an old post of mine about the Imperial Palace in Las Vegas, I just learned that the Imperial Palace is no more. Apparently, it is now The Quad Resort and Casino. This is one … Continue reading

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Vote My Story “The Des Moines Kabuki Dinner Theatre” For Bartleby Snopes Story Of The Month?

I had a plan. As soon as voting opened for the story of the month for June at Bartleby Snopes, I was going to start pressuring everyone to vote for my story “The Des Moines Kabuki Dinner Theatre.” After all, … Continue reading

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I Get To Tell My Wife “I Told You So”

It isn’t often that I get to tell my wife: I told you so. However, tonight I get to do so. As such, honey, I told you so. You see, we went to see The Complete Works of William Shakespeare … Continue reading

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I Finally Broke Down And Bought An iPhone

Well, I finally broke down. I got an iPhone 5 yesterday. As any regular reader of my blog knows, I thought about getting an iPhone for a while now, but I’ve fought the idea of not having an actual physical … Continue reading

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