Category Archives: Wirecutter

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


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

Posted in Wirecutter | 24 Comments

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

Posted in Blog, Wirecutter | 37 Comments

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

Posted in Wirecutter | 1 Comment

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.

Posted in Wirecutter | 26 Comments

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

Posted in Wirecutter, WTF? | 12 Comments

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

My day

Y’all may have noticed posting as been kinda sparse today and comments didn’t get moderated until this afternoon. I’ve been busy. My in-laws and us had a joint yard sale at their place today as well as tomorrow and Saturday. … Continue reading

Posted in Tennessee, True Stories, Wirecutter | 21 Comments

Fun with Tourettes Syndrome

-WiscoDave Hey, I’ve always maintained that if you absolutely have to have a syndrome of any kind, Tourettes is the way to go. Which brings to mind the last time I saw somebody with Tourettes – it was just over … Continue reading

Posted in True Stories, Wirecutter, WiscoDave, You can't make this shit up | 7 Comments

And Modesto pulls in at #10…..

Concerning my ‘Yeah, gun control works‘ post earlier today, apparently I’m not the only one that thinks Modesto sucks. RDM73 submitted this video about the 12 worst places to live in the US. Modesto falls in at #10 between Reno … Continue reading

Posted in California, Videos, Wirecutter | 22 Comments

More reasons I love Tennessee

I took off this afternoon to pay bills – I’d much rather pay them in person than by mailing them in or in the case of my garbage bill, paying by mason jar – and I told Lisa I’d be … Continue reading

Posted in Tennessee, True Stories, Wirecutter, You can't make this shit up | 23 Comments

You know what’s messed up?

When you start thinking about a dear friend, somebody that had a huge influence on your life, and you decide to reconnect with them after losing contact with them for a year and you see this on their FB page: … Continue reading

Posted in Blog, Wirecutter | 7 Comments


Y’all helped me to set a new record this month – I went over 900,000 hits in one month a little earlier today. Nine Hundred Thousand. Holy crap. Granted, those aren’t unique hits meaning that 900,000 different people didn’t see … Continue reading

Posted in Blog, Wirecutter | 32 Comments

FUCK!!! NO!!!! Not now, not on this day.

I just now got word that my cousin Ronnie was killed on his bike in his home state of Montana.  A fucking deer hit him and Ronnie suffered massive injuries – I guess he hung on for a few days … Continue reading

Posted in Wirecutter, WTF? | 96 Comments

California snakes

Spending a lot of time up in the Sierra foothills and high country, you’d expect that I’d have a decent amount of snake knowledge, identification, that sort of thing. Not really. There’s only 2 kinds of snakes you really gotta … Continue reading

Posted in California, Wirecutter | 28 Comments