Author Archives: David S. Atkinson

About David S. Atkinson

David S. Atkinson enjoys typing about himself in the third person, although he does not generally enjoy speaking in such a fashion. However, he is concerned about the Kierkegaard quote "Once you label me you negate me." He worries that if he attempts to define himself he will, in fact, nullify his existence...

Rocky Road Cereal Tasted Horrible

I’ve talked before on this blog about discontinued cereals from my childhood that I miss, but let’s talk about one I don’t miss: Rocky Road Cereal: I remember getting a box of this one time. I was really looking forward … Continue reading

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Watching Little TV Leads To Watching Few Movies

I watch very little TV. I spend most of my non-work time reading and writing and just don’t end up watching TV very much. I’m okay with that, though I don’t consider it a principle or anything, but I recently … Continue reading

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Instead Of A Post Today Let’s Watch This Sally Struthers ICS Commercial From 1991

Instead of a post today, don’t you want to watch this International Correspondence Schools commercial with Sally Struthers from 1991? Sure, we all do!

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Happy publication day to “Hagridden” by Samuel Snoek-Brown!

Happy publication day to Hagridden by Samuel Snoek-Brown! I’m so happy about this, I told Columbus Press they could borrow my blog for a day to talk about it: Hagridden is a historical fiction novel by Samuel Snoek-Brown, published by Columbus … Continue reading

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Tim Tebow Makes Up Calls From ‘Interested’ NFL Teams

Tim Tebow has apparently reported that his agent has received calls from ‘interested’ NFL teams. He didn’t specify which teams, however. He also didn’t say what those NFL teams were interested in. Tebow apparently stated: “You wouldn’t know them. They … Continue reading

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Denver: Does Every Other Restaurant Have To Be Fancy Tacos?

Denver: you have a lot of great restaurants. I love it. However, I have to ask…does every other place have to be fancy tacos? I’m sure you know what I’m talking about. I love tacos, and I even like the … Continue reading

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Should We Be Worried About The Number Of Supermoons?

Should we be worried about the number of supermoons? I saw an article about another one recently, and I’m pretty sure we’ve had something like twenty of them so far this year. I’m not feeling too good about that. After … Continue reading

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A Product I’m Glad Is Gone: OK Soda

I whine sometimes about products that have disappeared over the years that I still wish were around (like pudding roll-ups), but there’s at least one product that disappeared that I was glad about. OK Soda. The stuff was basically a … Continue reading

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Dear Facebook: I Still Haven’t Downloaded Your Stupid Messenger App

Dear Facebook: I still haven’t downloaded your stupid Messenger App. It’s not that I’m that worried about the adhesion contract you have as part of it like so many people are. I’m a little hesitant about that, but I figure … Continue reading

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Sorting Out My Reaction To The Whole Fried Chicken Bloody Mary

I admit, I was intruiged when I first heard that there was a place serving an entire fried chicken as a garnish for a bloody mary.  However, then I realized that my reaction was a lot more complex. After all, … Continue reading

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