Pet Peeves #004 – At the gas station

This post is part of a series. Closely related to the last post of peeves on the road is my list of peeves at the gas station. Gas hoses that are too short to reach around – Most modern cars have the gas tank opening on...

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Pet Peeves #003 – On the road

This post is part of a series. Probably nowhere else do we get more annoyed than when driving.  Here’s my most treasured peeves. People who speed up to prevent you from merging – I understand that, if I am cheating by scooting up the exit lane...

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Pet Peeves #002 – At the restaurant

This post is part of a series. What really annoys you when you are out to eat?  Probably not the same things as me.  Sure, there are people on their cell phones, or people with kids, but that’s just normal stuff, as far as I’m concerned. ...

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Pet Peeves #001 – In the men’s room

This post is part of a series. We all have things that other people do that bother us, even though we know they should not.  Here’s my list of pet peeves in public rest rooms. Guys that stand up to pee in the stall –...

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Two or Three: Providing balance to the MSM

I have often been criticized here because of my tendency to post more negative stories about Obama than about McCain. I defended my posting habits, even though I have tried to be a bit more "fair" recently, by arguing that I am admittedly biased. I’m...

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Kobe’s well done

I didn’t think it was possible, but I actually feel bad for Kobe Bryant. After losing to the Celtics in the NBA Finals, he has to hear his former teammate, Shaq, rip him in a "freestyle rap." I’m not linking it, but TMZ has the...

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Obama’s daddy-sized dilema

On Father’s Day Barack Obama delivered a stirring and inspiring speech about the importance of the father in the life of today’s children. While I appreciate and applaud the speech, many are pointing to other stances taken by Obama that they say do not square...

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