Well, around 7:45am today, we lost power at the house. Prior to that, we had the power blink on and off sporadically, but everything was ok. As of now, my wireless router is being supported by a UPS. I have 3 other UPSs to spare, one of them being significantly bigger than the others. I just heard on the radio that there was a tornado warning in central St Tammany parish, which is where Slidell is located. We're sitting here patiently waiting for something to happen. Well, that's all for now. I
The Olympics are over so I know you'll know what I'm talking about.
The baton races. First runner sets up, takes off as fast as s/he can, passes the baton off to the next person, that person runs a distance and passes the baton on...
Well, here's an idea I want y'all to consider. (I'm Canadian but I like using the "y'all" word whenever I can seeing as I live in the U.S. now)
How about setting up a cross country truck baton road trip?
Updated 09-01-2008 at 12:00 AM by Springthing
0 - Stone cold sober. Brain as sharp as an army bayonet.
1 - Still sober. Pleasure senses activated. Feeling of well-being.
2 - Lager warming up head. Pretzles are ordered. Barmaid complimented on choice of blouse.
3 - Crossword in newspaper is filled in. After a while blanks are filled with random letters and numbers.
4 - Barmaid complimented on choice of bra. Partially visible when bending to get packets of crisps. Try to instigate conversation
Doctor, "What seems to be the problem?"
Patient, "Doc, I've got the farts. I mean I fart all the time,"
The Doctor nods, "Hmm."
Patient, "My farts do not stink and you can't hear them. It's just that I fart all the time. Look, we've been talking here for about 10 minutes and I've farted five times. You didn't hear them and you don't smell them, do you?"
"Hmm," says the Doctor,
Sunday, 3:30pm... We're getting the first on many rain bands to come. It's raining on and off, but when it's raining, it's hard and with big water drops. I got the stuff that was left on the front porch off of the porch. I also moved my car to the middle of the front yard to try to minimize trees falling on it. Here Gustav comes...