And now for something completely unrelated to politics… My father, Dave Robert Shepard Sr., died on either December 30th or December 31st, depending on what time zone you were in. I received the call on the 30th at 11:30PM in Los Angeles, but the caller, positioned in Detroit, was two hours deep into the 31st. [...]
CALIFORNIA: Former Presidential hopeful and former Governor of Massachusetts Mitt Romney has reportedly been rushed to a mental health facility (conveniently located just five minutes outside of La Jolla, California) earlier this morning! According to sources close to the Romney family, the former Governor and his wife Ann were uttering their bedtime prayers [...]
Also, read about the warmest year in Wisconsin’s history – 2012.
Though we tend to focus on all things political here at Blogging Blue, I wanted to take a few minutes to write about some great local businesses here in Cudahy, in hopes that those of you who live in the Cudahy/St. Francis/South Milwaukee/southern half of Milwaukee County area will consider supporting these businesses as well.
This caught my eye… Back in February, Patrick Wensink published a book, Broken Piano for President. It is a work of fiction that is also, clearly, a work of satire — a fact made clear not only by the work’s title, but also by the fact that it was published by the Lazy Fascist Press, [...]
If you’re a fan of fantasy football and you’re looking for a league to join, consider joining the Wisconsin Cheese League, a Yahoo! fantasy football league I set up for folks here in Wisconsin.
This is very cool. Now you can create your own little “mini garden” using a two liter bottle and some wicking fabric.
Today’s my son Nick’s ninth birthday. It seems like just yesterday he was small enough for me to hold easily in the palms of my hands, but no more…
Nick has been an absolute blessing, and I’m proud to be his dad.
Completely off-topic but I had to share. Hilarious!
6005 Camino de la Costa La Jolla, California
Mar 14 1953
Playback is getting a bit tired. I have 36,000 words of doodling and not yet a stiff. That is terrible. I am suffering from a very uncommon disease called (by me) atrophy of the [...]
Amy and I are prepping our house for sale. So we’re both busy, busy, busy with cleaning, spackling, painting, grouting, cutting, mowing, scrubbing and other fun tasks. My blogging will therefore be intermittent for the next few weeks.
So if you or anyone you know is looking for a house that was built [...]