Daily Archives: July 19, 2008

Distracted From Distraction By Distraction

Untitled document Here is a place of disaffection Time before and time after In a dim light: neither daylight Investing form with lucid stillness Turning shadow into transient beauty With slow rotation suggesting permanence Nor darkness to purify the soul … Continue reading

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T Party

Untitled document While I generally find The New York Times news coverage and editorial positions to be badly skewed to the left, the still carry wonderful feature stories. Such as this little gem describing some of the ways people customized … Continue reading

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ZAP!

Untitled document Generally speaking, we here at Blue Crab Boulevard do not recommend trying what 33-year old Jessica Lynch of Guemes Island, Washington did. That is, hanging out of a second story window while holding on to a metal railing … Continue reading

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‘Roo Rampage

Untitled document A 65-year old Australian woman was hospitalized after being savagely attacked by a killer kangaroo. Fortunately, the family dog intervened and drove the marauding marsupial off. But then, a large male kangaroo inches taller than the 5’6 foot … Continue reading

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