Category Archives: Wirecutter

Ration runs

I always got ‘volunteered’ for shit in the army during the warmer months when we weren’t in the field. I know why, Top told me one time when I asked. The word for word answer I got from him was … Continue reading

Posted in True Stories, Wirecutter | 17 Comments

Damn, that looks delicious

I had an old lady once that insisted I was an alcoholic because I took a cold beer with me to take a hot shower. “No” I told her, “I cop a quicker buzz standing under a scalding hot shower … Continue reading

Posted in Drunks, True Stories, Wirecutter | 12 Comments

Now beat it

I used to have a handmade sign on my front door back in the ’80s that said “GO AWAY” in big block letters, big enough that you could see it from the barnyard, that way there was no need for … Continue reading

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For Barbara

Barbara was my little sister, 2 years younger than me. Yeah, Ken and Barbie – I don’t want to fucking hear it. Seriously. What’s worse was her middle name was Jean – BJ. A sure way to get a crack … Continue reading

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A message to Trump

Drop twitter, man. It’s for kids and it’s too easily misinterpreted. Let it go. Just sayin’…… -Wirecutter

Posted in Politics, Wirecutter | 22 Comments

In case ya missed it

From yesterday afternoon: After several emails from folks wanting to donate money to me but don’t do paypal, I finally broke down and got a PO box today. Believe me, I don’t want to hold you up if you insist … Continue reading

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Why, I take 3-4 naps a day

When your morning coffee’s kick is wearing off and that afternoon slump starts to hit you, go and take a nap to keep your mind running properly. The idea of a siesta is nothing new, particularly in hotter countries like … Continue reading

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PO Box added and my hometown

After several emails from folks wanting to donate money to me but don’t do paypal, I finally broke down and got a PO box today. Believe me, I don’t want to hold you up if you insist on sending me … Continue reading

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Wirecutter – The Later Years

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Just sayin’

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Anger Is Not A Virtue In Leadership

I can tell you from experience that this post from “Task and Purpose” is pretty spot on concerning leadership through anger. During a conversation with one of my junior Sergeants years ago, I became aware that I was actually “doing … Continue reading

Posted in Prepping, Wirecutter | 10 Comments

Right on

I once bet a friend a few years back 50 bucks that I could mingle at a party and be sociable for 2 solid hours and still never utter more than two phrases – ‘right on’ and ‘no shit’ and … Continue reading

Posted in Wirecutter | 27 Comments

And now you know…..

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My day

Rolled out of bed about 7 and fucked off til about 10, then went into town to the post office to mail off some Christmas packages, then came home to wait on the woodcutter. Let me back up a minute. … Continue reading

Posted in True Stories, Wirecutter, You can't make this shit up | 28 Comments

I remember my 21st birthday

Vividly. I celebrated it at home with my parents and didn’t have a drink all night long. What the hell, I spent my teen years in Germany where there’s no real drinking age, I was home on leave from Germany … Continue reading

Posted in Drunks, funny pics, Wirecutter | 19 Comments

Another 1,000,000 hit month

Once again, I went over a million hits for the second time and second month in a row as of 6:49 tonight. I didn’t think I was going to make it this month for the simple reason that I barely … Continue reading

Posted in Blog, Wirecutter | 36 Comments

Thanksgiving

We’ve all heard the story about how Thanksgiving became a tradition and while it may or may not be completely true, it’s become a day when we gather with friends and family when possible and give Thanks for the good … Continue reading

Posted in Wirecutter | 44 Comments

Me at every party I went to in high school

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One Million Hits in one month. Yup, we did it.

Read this post HERE (opens in a separate tab) before you go any further. The next day, the very next day, I hit a new daily high with 42,608 views. That then put me into a new weekly high with 256,632 … Continue reading

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Collecting antique barbed wire

Craig asked me in a comment how I got into collecting barbed wire. I knew I had posted about it before but for all of you that missed it, here it is again. The story is below the pics and … Continue reading

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