Tony Called and Delayed My Duck Confit

So I’m standing around at the¬†cheese¬†shop waiting for my Duck Confit sandwich to be ready and I’m grumpy as can be because no matter how many times I say please and thank you the folks who work at the cheese shop never say please or thank you. They have the most beautiful food but the most hideous manners, and I want both good food and good manners but I can’t seem to find it anywhere but the Beverly Hills Cheese Store, and I married for love so I don’t live …

My Other Love

It’s been a tough week for Mr G. His shoulder surgery appears to be successful, but it wasn’t as small as we’d hoped for. He had three arthroscopic sites and then they cut off the end centimeter of his clavicle with traditional surgical tools. It was like a bris for his shoulder. What was nice for us was the ability to spend some quiet time together. No, I’m not counting the time we spent with him sucking on Vicodin and me talking his ear off because he was in too …

FCC Acts to Preserve Internet Freedom and Openness

The FCC has acted to support net neutrality. In theory at least. I’m not happy, and you shouldn’t be either. I’m going to go ahead and attach the full news release at the end of this post, but please keep in mind that it is a news release. It’s meant to promote media spin. In fact, you might get dizzy reading it. Here are the parts I find troubling, and downright un-American. A person engaged in the provision of fixed broadband Internet access service, insofar as such person is so …