“May I have another? “No , there is plenty left in the bowl. You have to do a better job of scraping the sides.” … Reports are President Trump wants to buy Greenland. He thought from the name it would be a great site for a golf course. Apparently, he read a translation of a Viking real estate promotion written by Erik the Red, who changed his named from Erik Thorvaldsson so he would get a job in the Norse entertainment business. … Todd and Julie Chrisley, whose family is featured in the TV series “Chrisley Knows Best”, have been indicted on 12 counts of alleged fraud and tax evasion. That reminds me of a little-known episode of “Father Knows Best”, in which the kids are left at home trying to figure out what to have for dinner after Jim and Jane Anderson have been led away in handcuffs. I guess we won’t be seeing that PBS special by the Chrisleys on “Saving Money on Your Taxes”. (The Chrisleys deny all charges). …I believe there is a thing called Verizon math. It must be different because I remember being told I could add a line for ten dollars per month and my bill seems to be large multiples of that. I think they really mean the numeral “10” in base 100. … Scientists speculate there may thousands of microbial creatures called tardigrades living on the moon following the crash of the Israeli moon mission vehicle Beresheet, which carried them in a dehydrated state. Scientists say they may have multiplied and developed quickly—that may explain them spelling out a “Humans Go Home” sign recently spotted on Earth’s satellite. … It’s a big year for anniversaries with the landing on the moon and the Woodstock music festival. In the cases of Woodstock, many people who were there remember in great detail. Many don’t remember it at all the way you’d think. “Oh, yeah, I was landing on the moon in ‘69”. … Watching a PBS show which features sections on various planets. Right now, the episode is about gas giants. I once knew a gas giant in college. But I digress.Last modified on Tuesday, 20 August 2019
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My wife is very frugal in cleaning up food. I told her she would have ruined Dickens.