New Word; Smugnitude
Definition; Always thinking that whatever one does is always uniquely clever and is to be considered the new paradigm.
"Why don't you stick to what you know, and get back to having the sense of humor?"
Ok. I will take my smugnitude and sulk somewhere, quietly.
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I reread my spew from yesterday and decided that I was preachy. Nobody wants a sermon, unless the sermon giver hay-azz bee-unn AHHH-nointed-dah.
Can I get an Amen?
The local Caribbean restaurant, Star Caribbean burned up yesterday afternoon.
I never had a chance to try it out, since it is around the corner from the office. It looked a little forbidding, like a cool looking barbecue joint that you really want to try, but said joint is in the most ethnic of neighborhoods... You can go in with a bunch of your friends on an afternoon, but forget about the evening.
Picture the crazy kids from "Animal House" walking in that cool Urban Club and upon seeing Otis Day and the Nights yell out, "Otis.... my Man!"
If they rebuild the Star Caribbean, I will make a real effort to check it out. Been a while since I chowed down some Jerk Chicken and Pumpkin Soup. The review hidden on the link claims it is a five star experience.
But if I see Otis Day and the Nights, well I'll keep my mouth shut.
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I got an email from an old buddy from my teenage years. He mentioned that our friend who lives in Montana had hip replacement surgery, and was grumpier than usual...
Hip replacement? Under fifty???
So naturally, I give this person a call. He works for a fire fighting outfit in the mountains, maintaining their various aviation assets.
Everyone has a cooler job than me...
So he answers the phone and gruffly says, "Hey, Man. I'm in line waiting to punch out".
Like I call him every day. We haven't spoken in over a year.
We catch up and talk about the past year. Says the surgery hurt, but that he is up and about and getting better.
We used to be teenagers.
This might be the suspect:
Or maybe this geek, in the center.
Shiver and twitch...!
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One must always crunch soda and beer cans when finished. Otherwise, you might forget that you need a new soda and some jerk will use it as an ashtray, with unpleasant results.