Running the gauntlet across the always-crazy parking lot to the warehouse entrance and back to the car combined with the general exposure to concentrated human stupidity in the presence of free samples in the aisles. Are the savings really worth it?
Yesterday I saw an older guy with a Metallica t-shirt and found that funny and cool – because Metallica is a symbol of the rebellious years of my youth and adolescence for me. I guess that’s true for a lot of the attractiveness of Heavy Metal, Punk Rock, or any other type of music that young folks perceive as provocative and “different.” A phenomenon that goes back to at least the Beatles and Elvis Presley of course – but I digress. More
Here’s my recipe for a plain hummus – this is really easy to make and you can probably find hundreds of recipes online for this, but I’ve been asked repeatedly for the recipe, so I thought I might as well post it here so that I can easily send it to people (without having to remember from which one of the hundreds of cooking sites on the net it originates).More
LA Traffic is…
- when a trip that should take 2 1/4 hours takes 3 1/2 hours
- when all 5 lanes on I-5 come to a complete standstill
- when the “fastest available route” includes only three sections marked red in the maps app on your phone
I found that I am best at doing household chores in the early morning, before I had coffee – when my brain doesn’t realize yet what I’m doing.
When the car feels no different after a $650 service with new brakes and all that, you realize that it is hard to appreciate the invisible.