"About 25 years ago I worked in the bookkeeping dept. of a small company that was in the process of switching from all types of electronics to cell phones only. I knew then that they would be a pain in the ass, swore that I would never own…"
"James, I think that "Mellow Yellow" was a nickname for Nembutal capsules....a barbiturate. (I was given a couple of those in a hospital in 1960 or '61 to prep me for surgery....made me sick as a dog.)"
"I should have added something to the Potato Salad discussion, too. For years I used one of the lancets (a clean one!) for getting a small blood sample for my glucose meter to poke a tiny hole in the wide end of a raw egg before dropping each…"
"This Daily KOS article grossed me out completely:
Rare Florida forest set to be leveled for a Walmart and Chik-fil-A
Scroll down and read the comments....there's a great GIF of Bugs Bunny "amputating" Florida from the rest of the…"
"Well, I still have one "church key," but I plan to hang onto it forever.
Do you have an ice pick? If so, you could try punching several small holes in the lid to make a shaker out of it....or take the unopened tin back to the deli…"
"My mom peeled and rough-chopped russets, and sprinkled them with apple cider vinegar, salt, and black pepper while they were still hot (but dry...she poured the water out of the pot, but let the potatoes sit for a few minutes to dry) Then she…"
"Dear Grinning Cat, I think I'd rather die than cave in to the Health Police. I've been contemplating ways to leave the planet for more than 60 years, and I haven't even been able to give myself lung cancer.
Still working on it,…"
"Michael, YOU are not the one who should be asked for evidence of a negative...it's the True Believers in the invisible world who need to provide proof of their cockamamie beliefs.
"Outrageous claims require outrageous proofs." Carl…"
"I would vote for Bernie Sanders in a skinny minute! Mrs. Clinton lost me when she made an impassioned speech in the Senate (in Oct. 2002) favoring the despicable invasion of Iraq. If she really believed the WMD lies, then she's too…"
To answer your question of wed 'where is everybody' I thinkmmost of us are stranded at home. I'm iced /snowed in so bad l can't get in or out of the drive. Wish I was someplace where the weather would allow me to get out of the house. Hope you are well and mobile.