Tag: Mike McWherter

The Flies Die From Happiness

You have to love a nation that celebrates its independence every July 4, not with a parade of guns, tanks, and soldiers who file by the White House in a show of strength and muscle, but with family picnics where kids throw…

Billy the Sheik

There’s been a lot of talk today about the merger between Pilot Oil and Flying J. The Federal Trade Commission approved the deal Wednesday, though with some conditions. According to one trucking industry publication, while Pilot may only have 23%…

Afternoonisms

It hasn’t actually been that slow of a day, but we’ve been busy doing all sorts of stuff here and there and well, there’s a lot to cover. So, without further ado, here goes. — Congrats to the ole US…

Rural Conversations On Politics

I spend a lot of time talking about politics. Usually I’m in a rural situation, as that is where I currently live, and the conversation usually goes like this. Random person: What do you do? Me: Blah, blah, blah and…

Shake Your Groove Thang

This is the post where I give Steve Ross a high-five, offer him a conglomerate of beer (a case) and do the happy dance because I have such a great partner-in-crime. You see, there is this story of a girl…