Bureaucracy In Action

As most of you know, I recently found myself within the ranks of the unemployed and am really just loving the ever living shit out of dealing with bureaucracy in action. I’ve decided to swallow what little pride I’ve left and apply for whatever crumbs the Lonestar State chooses to give me, but I’m wondering

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Another Year Older and Deeper in Debt

Saint Peter don’t you call me ’cause I can’t go, I owe my soul to the company store. On this day, back when “centurion” was a rank and not a main battle tank, a future despot entered the world for the first time, noticed that the weather was 20 below with a 100% chance of

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On Comment Moderation

Ah, it’s that time of year again. Numerous people who’ve been commenting for ages find themselves in moderation purgatory and, understandably, wonder “WTF?” The explanation is simple. Akismet does this when we roll over into a new kennel since it needs to “re-learn” a bit. It usually don’t take long and none of your comments

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Prayers Needed

I interrupt the normal programming to let you know that I just learned that Caveman’s wife, Mary, has been admitted to the ICU. From what I understand, she’s got a serious infection which, at the tail end of a round of chemo, is never good news. Any happy thoughts and invocations to the deity of

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