Posts Tagged ‘cheap’


This is not news, but it is very cool. The idea of cheap glasses whose Rx can be easily changed by the user to fit what works best for them is something else.

Oh yeah. Happy new year. I might have overdone it, lifting over 4 lbs on New Year’s Eve. I am positive that that bag of rocks is no heavier than 30 lbs, so stop nagging me, Cruel Wife. First time in nearly a month I plan to return to work tomorrow morning. Yay! I am SO bored.

Movie Alert! I haven’t watched it yet but. Albino Farm looks like it may have some promise?

While researching local legends, four students encounter crazed mutant cannibals.

Crazed mutant cannibals. Holy crap, it is a trifecta!

Watching one of my favorite movies – Groundhog Day.

You want a prediction about the weather, you’re asking the wrong Phil. I’ll give you a winter prediction: It’s gonna be cold, it’s gonna be grey, and it’s gonna last you for the rest of your life. – Phil Connors, Groundhog Day

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Some bright spark has determined that when beer prices go up beer drinkers reach for cheaper beer.

That is a stunning leap of logic that I had not guessed in my 20 years of drinking beer prior to quitting.

But lets be fair – the dynamic in a situation where the product is consumed by a fair share of addicts will be skewed.  At some point one will either try to buck off that monkey or come up with clever ways to feed it.  Cheap bananas, bananas that are spotted with age, bananas that ooze, and bananas that smell like gym socks.   Maybe a fellow will pick up banana peels by the side of the road in order to get the deposit back and purchase more bananas.

Hell, I’ve drunk beer drippings from the tap that were caught in a mop-bucket with granules of Spic-n-Span in the bottom – watching the sun come up.  After a while self-respect and personal pride count for very little as long as you keep that buzz going.

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