Mister Eclectic (howeird) wrote,
Mister Eclectic

  • Location:
  • Mood:
  • Music:

Random snippets

Paul McCartney turned 64 on Sunday. Do we still need him? Will we still feed him?

Dave Ross, on this morning's Osgood Files, quipped:
Canada: a country so square, even the female impersonators are women.

My sister emailed me that now I am a great-uncle for the 10th time. Eldest nephew's wife popped out a 3.6 kilo boy this morning, somewhere in Israel. Two more nieces are due this summer. Sister's birthday is tomorrow.

Today in history: In 2004, the SpaceShipOne rocket plane punched through Earth's atmosphere, then glided to a landing in California's Mojave Desert in the first privately financed manned spaceflight. And nobody has heard anything from them ever since...

And a happy birthday to Britain's Prince William, who is incorrectly described by Today in History as Prince William of Wales. It's his pop who's Prince of Wales, Harry and William are princes without portfolio.

  • Lots Done

    Got all my stuff done today with one item delayed and one I'll get to later. First thing was to bring two pairs of pants to be hemmed, and if needed…

  • Interesting Developments

    Yesterday I un-friended a recruiter on LinkedIn after not hearing anything from her for a month after I had a phone interview for a 3-month,…

  • One More Milestone Passed

    Final Carousel Performance was excellent, as usual. The audience was not quite as responsive as Saturday night, but that's not unusual for matinée.…

  • Post a new comment


    Anonymous comments are disabled in this journal

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded