I spend way too much time online these days. My laptop, iPad and iPhone are all within arms reach all day. There is no one else around, so there is nothing keeping me from letting my eyes drift to social media over and over. Stuck while writing? Let’s take a look at Twitter. Book not … More What Has Annoyed Me Recently Online
Recently, a friend mentioned something about identity and jobs and I commented that I feel like now that I don’t have a job I no longer have an identity, at least in the eyes of the world. We like to define people by their jobs. I wrote about this and about how I didn’t want … More What is Success?
It’s Sunday again. That means it’s time for me to look back on the good from the week. Let’s see what I can remember. I went to the library with my daughter and we browsed the shelves for the first time in a year. Both kids were home for dinner last Sunday. My daughter stayed … More What’s Good in Tater Town 5/9/21
I posted this week about meeting Bowling for Soup at a concert with my son. BFS is my favorite band and the only one I pay to see every time they are in the area. They have a new album coming soon and released a single yesterday. Here it is. Enjoy!
My weekly recap of what I read and watched. … More My Week in Books, Movies, and TV 5/7/21
Facebook has reminded me that today is a day where I met famous in the past 10 years ago I took my son to his first concert. This was back when he wasn’t too cool to like the bands I like. We saw Bowling For Soup. The venue they were supposed to play closed so … More The One Where Tater Meets Famous People
Why does TV think men and woman can’t be just friends? … More Why Can’t We Be Friends?
I knew it was coming. I knew online school would lead to the end of the snow day. New York schools have no announced that there will be no snow days. Snow days will now be remote learning days. I assume other school systems will do the same. I’ve written multiple times about snow days … More In Defense of Rest
My daughter recently turned 21 so it is time for her to renew her driver’s license. She tried to do it online, but the system said she was not eligible to do so. We assumed it was because she needed a new picture for the over 21 license. She made an appointment do renew her … More Government Ineptness – Maryland MVA Edition: A Bonus Tater Rant
I discuss my struggle to write, read and even watch some TV right now. … More Brain Block