Archive for December 2012

Anchor Brewing Company

Dec 27th, 2012 | By

Anchor Brewing Company We started in the tasting room.  There were a couple of last minute cancellations, and Dave had jury duty … but luckily, he called right before we started because he got out early … ended up getting a 10 person tour with 11 people.  Absolutely a fantastic group of people. Our tour
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Merry Christmas

Dec 25th, 2012 | By
My own personalized bobblehead.

Merry Christmas everyone!  That’s right, Merry Christmas (or as Cartman would say, “Merry F@#!ing Christmas”).  Why so aggressive?  Because, while I understand the separation of church and state, I don’t understand the need for people to prevent someone else from celebrating whatever they want in whatever way they want to celebrate it.  If I say,
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Jesus vs. Santa

Dec 24th, 2012 | By

Jesus vs. Santa NOTE:  The original was posted on  This has been edited since that original post. I’m going to hell for this.  I’m going so far into to hell for this that if you read it I may suck you down with me.  Consider yourself warned.  The good news?  I’m Catholic.  I just
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Education Ideas in Florida

Dec 23rd, 2012 | By

This is mostly just a test on this category, mainly to just put something into it, but after a glance, looks to be interesting. Not saying I’m agreeing or disagreeing with it, like I said, just needed an article to post.

Street Hiking, December 22, 2012

Dec 23rd, 2012 | By

It was the day after the Mayan Apocalypse.  Howard came up from Bakersfield and we decided that we would do a walking tour of San Francisco. We decided, to walk one of my longer runs (that way we could take pictures).  So … we started around 10:00 am … weather was not pleasant, but despite
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Testing Day 2. Category 1

Dec 22nd, 2012 | By

Trying to figure out why this isn’t working right now…getting ready to head out and take some pictures of my city…and now it is working.  Picture is unrelated to anything, just testing the location within the post and what it looks like.

Thoughts on the Mayan Apocalypse

Dec 21st, 2012 | By

I’m feeling like the apocalypse is as good a time as any to try my first post on the new Ookee. I’m still in the testing/experimental phases of wordpress, so bear with me.  Any comments, ideas, thoughts, whatever, are going to be welcome at this point.  There are going to be a series of test
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Hello world!

Dec 15th, 2012 | By

Welcome to WordPress. This is your first post. Edit or delete it, then start blogging!