The double Aquarian/ New Agey me gets it completely. But would anyone turn up? That's my Aquarian mission. Why the curmudgeon? Anyway, it works for me. Of course, as previously noted, the Jewish holiday of Christmas is on the wrong day anyway. "As above, so below." If you got a sliver off that mess it would probably be the size of a baseball bat anyway. Seven wine things to do in December that have nothing to do with the holidays – but will be a lot of fun anyway. The Curmudgeon knows who they are and what they believe in. But don't be fooled by their pleasant demeanor. 27 comments: electricpics 2 December 2020 at 08:57. You can find her online on her blog, Facebook, and Instagram. Professional. And what is ‘legitimate interest’ in an advertising context anyway? October 20, 2012 Leave a comment. The Curmudgeon plays the role of Devil's Advocate; a whistle-blower who is willing to say what other people dare not. After you create your account, you'll be able to customize options and access all our 15,000 new posts/day with fewer ads. In today's politically correct world, they may hide their displeasure over your misuse of grammar, or your overly familiar use of their first name without an express invitation. I ripped each of the planks to get an equal width and ran it through my thickness planer to get an equal thickness. Mystras – Castles Conquered and Reclaimed (Black Metal) The Webster-Merriam definition of a curmudgeon is "a crusty, ill-tempered, and usually old man." ANYWAY, he said that the final thing that all great wines needed was CORRUPTION. Old Is The New Old. That one's only been around since 1966, and the Curmudgeon only knows that because I looked it up. What has become known popularly as the “Christmas Star” is an especially vibrant planetary conjunction easily… Anyway, the band broke up almost immediately after it came out, and it looked like that was that. 3 Reply; Whisper; @joelmw O__o. Saturday, July 11, 2020. I have always liked the term "curmudgeon" . As I prepared to start this blog, I was, of course, faced with the need to provide a title that would, hopefullly, indicate where this blog is headed. A couple of weeks ago, I made the comment that “I always picture most of the readers of this blog as middle-aged blokes.” A commenter suggested I set up a survey to analyse the readership and demonstrate whether or not this was true, so I did. People around here are noisy. I'm not sure I meet that definition, since I am only 70 years old, not the least bit ill-tempered and the only crustiness I have is in my nose. It now takes so long to tell them all to go away that I’ve forgotten what I visited the website for in the first place by the time I’ve finished. Read 219 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. While I understand the frustration of the old guard in getting up to speed, I applaud your smack down of stubborn self pity in the face of the brave new world. She has been working professionally as a makeup artist for over ten years and is currently working on primetime hit Chicago Fire. Questions upon questions. Josh Fruhlinger, better known as The Comics Curmudgeon, talks about the newspapers he still reads and their, well ... comics. Here in the animated but not photoshopped offices of Curmudgeon, I have been checking up on past and current Internet memes. As far as I know that strategy has never been successful in accomplishing anything. So, what is a curmudgeon anyway? "they can't be for real, can they?" You can pre-order it now here. Most people haven't got a clue what that holiday's about. Here we are now though, three years later, and 4/5ths of the band, including singer Mandy Martillo, are back together releasing new music and damn does it slay. In other words, A Mistake, in yet other words, GENIUS — a window into another world, and a sense of identity; a sense of place and origin. What's a "California Psychic," anyway? We've written before about what NASA calls The ‘Great’ Conjunction of Jupiter and Saturn. I’ve been using the giphy lookup for a while. The only thing I know for certain is that all this product placement is spoiling my appetite, for sports and for food. It fit just right. For those that don’t know, a meme (pronounced meem) is something – a saying, an image, a recording, whatever – that catches people’s fancy and spreads like a virus, in this case on the Internet, which is what makes it an Internet meme. Preface: This was sent in to me from a close friend, Martina Sykes-Geiger. And then there's Kwanzaa. that people appreciate the transient nuances and subtle differences of … finish reading The “best” coffee…a “favorite” coffee and what IS a Yrgacheffe, anyway? Because your donors will make sure your candidacy implodes early. Who is this “Doctor Pepper” anyway and where did he do his residency? Filed under Your Curmudge of the Day Tagged with advertizing, Commercialism, food, Media. Somewhat uniquely among the greatest composers of classical music, Beethoven wrote relatively little sacred music in his career. Email This BlogThis! Anyway, any guy who apparently impregnated that many babes is okay in my book (which Tony Schwartz definitely did not write; I did). No, they can't. I was put on the planet to teach about harmony, unity and love. This doesn't work without Stupid. And who is "Curmudgeon" anyway? As election day 2020—possibly our last—is tomorrow, I thought it was an apt time to rep... A Curmudgeon Rerun: "Going to a Party" "Going to a Party" first appeared on December 4th, 2017. Nevertheless, I did choose this title, so … We called her “battle axe.” Unfortunately, there is no precise female analog in the English language. Being a curmudgeon takes a lot of skill and practice; it is not something to be treated lightly. The information age demands a new level of attention and interest in the world around us for all organizations, nonprofit and otherwise. joelmw said Wed, Jun 1st 2016 at 10:55am eastern. The title you see was my choice but I fear it may require a bit of an explanation. But it’s also a literal statement of my relationship with death. "I'm very conflicted....and skeptical...." and Stupid. Don't forget Stupid. Advice for Working on Set from a Curmudgeon. They say, with bold font added by us for emphasis, and occasional Curmudgeonly interjections that look [like this]: Skywatchers are in for an end-of-year treat. The Curmudgeon's Guide to Getting Ahead book. What's all that nonsense about, anyway? A Curmudgeon Rerun: "Vote Anyway" This piece originally ran on September 2nd, 2019. People in general, and young people in particular, especially those under the age of 60, generally fail to recoginse a curmudgeon when they see (or hear) one. A chunk of stained 3″ wide pine filled the gap and covered up the rough wall. Some had been stained and some had not. The Pub Curmudgeon A jaundiced view of life from the darkest recess of the saloon bar... Saturday, 18 September 2010. Who reads this anyway? The curmudgeon in me could care less about astrology. The Curmudgeon will stick to a core set of principles even if, at times, the world changes around them. by Wine Curmudgeon Posted On 4 Dec 2020 “Can Churro, the blog’s associate editor, use the blanket fort, too?” Who needs the holidays to have fun drinking wine when you can sip bubbly in a blanket fort? 2. Curmudgeon at 7:49 am. 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