guns

On Sunday, we went to the Shriners’ gun raffle in Altoona with my parents. It was a fun afternoon even though we didn’t win any guns (my dad won a door prize of a trail camera, though). For obvious reasons, guns have been in the news a lot lately. I …

did you vote today?

If not, what’s your excuse? I’m out of town and I even managed it–but just barely. As previously mentioned, I didn’t know about this trip until two weeks before I had to make it. I was reading the newspaper one day that week and saw an article about the election, …

gin!

Rumsfeld quits. Democrats take control of the house. Democrats take control of the senate. And, to top things off, I was pretty pleased to see how our local elections panned out. Maybe this democracy thing works after all.

last letters home

Brian made us watch this HBO documentary this evening. I was not up for such a show (actually, I wouldn’t ever watch a documentary such as this on my own volition–too depressing). Thursday nights are for sitcoms, but try finding one to watch (but that was a different post for …