wombat_socho (wombat_socho) wrote,
wombat_socho
wombat_socho

  • Location:
  • Mood:
  • Music:

out, out!

Technically I've been off work since 1500 on account of Thanksgiving, but I put some extra time in since I wanted to prep the bills for handling on Monday...yeah, I have Friday off too. Wasn't supposed to, but the VP/Ops, he say stay home and don't take PTO. "Stay" is an easy command for this wombat. :)

My paycheck finally cleared, so I ordered some checks, paid for the last Jason & the Scorchers CD I'll ever need, which I won on eBay over the weekend, had the oil changed in the Kia, and treated myself to the new Windows version of The Operational Art of War. That came with a whole bunch of new scenarios, including a Russo-Polish War scenario which I am looking forward to tweaking into the 1930s. About half the check is going to make truck payments, since I was only able to make a partial payment last month. :(

Well, anyway...off to do some Thanksgiving shopping for Mom. Nothing big and fancy, no kosher turkey or even a Butterball, just a turkey roast and some side stuff. Works for me. Happy Thanksgiving, everyone; enjoy this John McWhorter essay on the unifying influence of the Great American Bird Feast (h/t Professor Death) and enjoy your holiday, no matter what you choose to eat.
Tags: culture w/o politics, domestic stuff
Subscribe
  • Post a new comment

    Error

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded 

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.
  • 2 comments