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Small town life and observations in the mid-west.

Evading the Watchers

26 Jun 2021 1 minute read 2 comments uthus2000

Somehow it would be easier to go into this deadwood forest if what I were seeing was smoke. At least then I would know that the danger was fire. This, however, was a mist creeping in from where the others lurk. With it came a fetid dankness - som...

That's What the Old Ones Say - book review

13 Jun 2021 1 minute read 1 comment uthus2000

I recently saw a video where LA Marzulli was interviewing Chief Joseph RiverWind about a book that he'd just published. It seemed to be interesting, so I got a copy from Amazon. The following video is my review:

The Land Unknown (review)

23 May 2021 1 minute read 1 comment uthus2000

A 1957 movie by Universal-International Pictures starring Jack Mahoney, Shawn Smith, William Reynolds, and Shirley Patterson. A naval expedition goes to Antarctica to investigate a warm water lake as described by Admiral Byrd in 1947. A group of thr...

Believe in me. I'm with the High Command.

21 Apr 2021 2 minute read 5 comments uthus2000

...Don't believe the church and stateAnd everything they tell youBelieve in me, I'm with the high command... Silent Running, Mike + the Mechanics My last post was meant to be different than it turned out. I had planned on linking people's thinking...

Red, white and purple

19 Apr 2021 1 minute read 0 comments uthus2000

Tulips with poet's Narcissus (Narcissus poeticus) and European Columbine (Aquilegia vulgaris) Taken near Washington University, St Louis, MO by me with a Samsung Galaxy 8.

The tremors of deception are rocking our world. (freewrite)

18 Apr 2021 1 minute read 10 comments uthus2000

Our governments along with their mouth-pieces, the media, are intentionally destroying everything in the name of keeping us safe. I really prefer freedom to safety, choice to directives, sunshine to isolation. Whatever information I get from thes...

A typical Friday night

4 Apr 2021 1 minute read 0 comments uthus2000

  Sometimes we slept under the stars. Sometimes in a tent. It usually depended on how hot it was. Those old pup tents were bad about holding moisture in even if you had the window and the flaps open. We'd sit there, Tim and I, and talk about whate...

Plan 9 from Outer Space review

2 Apr 2021 1 minute read 0 comments uthus2000

  Years ago, I used to watch Mystery Science Theater 3000. Tonight I watched something that completely reminded me of that. The difference being that Joel, Crow and Tom Servo weren't there making wise cracks about the movie. Plan 9 From Outer Spac...

Slight problem with Ubuntu

1 Apr 2021 1 minute read 10 comments uthus2000

  I'd never realized that the Ubuntu logo is 3 people in a circle holding hands while looking up until I started writing this. I've got a slight problem. Well, it's more of an annoyance than a problem. I'm running Ubuntu 20.4.2 LTS on a HP Stream. It...

(Not) having fun at the VA

31 Mar 2021 1 minute read 4 comments uthus2000

Gateway Arch   Gammy had back surgery yesterday and it was ordeal. Not the surgery, per se, but the things leading up to it.   Jefferson Barracks VA   We had to go Monday to the drive-thru COVID test at Jefferson Barracks VA. They were supposed t...