Monthly Archives: July 2008

How Do You Know If You Are Wound Too Tight?

When you got to the dry cleaners and they have replaced all the red buttons on your nice shirt with red/pink cheap buttons, and you lose it.  You see my dry cleaners broke the very top two buttons on the … Continue reading

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Record Deficit

The press is fixated on the fact that we have a record deficit.  Where have they been?  Why does everyone seem shocked by this?  The economy is in the toilet; we are fighting three wars (the war on terror at … Continue reading

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The Weekend

First, I just wanted to let you know that Rob made it back home.  Although he says working the relief effort is for the birds, I know after he has a good nights sleep in his own bed and eats a … Continue reading

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At Least Others Are Tired of the Love Fest

This is a political satire piece from the Times of London.  It is written by probably the only semi conservative on the staff.  I found it very funny because this is EXACTLY what the media has made it feel like … Continue reading

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Rob Update

Rob says things are good and he will likely be home in a day or so.  He said the lines at the distribution points stretch at least 4 miles with people waiting to get basic supplies.  (Did these people forget … Continue reading

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Ambulance Convoy

I thought this was a neat picture and I would share it with you.  This is a picture of the convoy of ambulances that was deployed to Padre Island.  Rob took this with his iPhone.  He said they had 50 Kt … Continue reading

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Please Stop the Obama Love Fest

he is human like us. Okay people…you are over the top!  I just saw on CNN or MSNBC or one of the 24 hour news channel a headline that says, “People magazine gets exclusive look inside Barack Obama’s Chicago home.”  … Continue reading

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Miracle Needed

When Julie was first diagnosed with Cancer I was still on the outs with Jesus.  In fact, I was darn right p***ed off with him.  Giving Julie cancer didn’t help.  Julie started her blog and at some point the parents … Continue reading

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Hurricane Deployment

Rob has been deployed as part of Strike Team 3.  He is with a crew of 11 people (5 Medic Units and 1 Team Leader).  The other medic personnel in his crew are from Frisco, Texas.  Rob says he is … Continue reading

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Thinking of Julie

This week has been especially rough on the gang.  This Saturday is Julie’s birthday and she is no longer here.  Sherri (Julie’s sister) is about to have a baby and that is a special moment you want to share with … Continue reading

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