Category Archives: Wirecutter

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 | 11 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

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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

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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

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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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Early voting in Tennessee

The polls in Tennessee opened on the 19th for early voting which I think is just cooler than hell, allowing us to avoid a jam on the 8th. Lisa and I took advantage of it and voted on Friday as … Continue reading

Posted in Politics, Wirecutter | 37 Comments


There’s an ash tree down near the road that I’ve been eyeballing for a few weeks now – it didn’t look healthy, had just a few leaves up at the crown and damned few branches left on the trunk. Had … Continue reading

Posted in Wirecutter | 36 Comments

I’m done

“Rightful liberty is unobstructed action according to our will within limits drawn around us by the equal rights of others. I do not add ‘within the limits of the law’ because law is often but the tyrant’s will, and always … Continue reading

Posted in III Percenter, Patriots, Rants, Wirecutter | 87 Comments

Mama’s visit

How many of you have family time like this with your mama? She’s getting her computer time while I’m scrubbing my AR. Life is good.

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Thanks, Mom

On the way back from the airport after picking up Mom last night, she was telling us how the Veteran’s Administration called her house looking for my little brother and the Caller ID came up as ‘US Government’. Her first … Continue reading

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Yard selling

I’m not a big yard sale person. I don’t really get into the whole yard selling thing, going to or having them. I don’t have a good enough eye to spot a bargain and luckily I realize that, I don’t … Continue reading

Posted in California, CGD, CharlieGodammit, Tennessee, True Stories, Wirecutter | 16 Comments