Merry Christmas to you and your people

Today is Christmas, the one day a year we celebrate the birth of Baby Jesus by buying material things for the people we love and present these material things to them while eating food none of us should be eating. Merry Christmas! This Christmas is special to me because I don’t remember last Christmas. I was … Continue reading “Merry Christmas to you and your people”

My thoughts on the new ‘Hellboy’ movie

I watched the trailer to the new Hellboy movie and I have to say, I’m not impressed. My problem with the new movie is Hellboy himself played by David Harbour. I have nothing against Harbour as a person or an actor. I thought he was wonderful as Chief Jim Hopper in Stranger Things.  Judging from the trailer, … Continue reading “My thoughts on the new ‘Hellboy’ movie”

Once, twice, three times a Trump government shutdown

If you awoke this morning feeling off-kilter, annoyed, or as though something was just off, it’s because of the federal government shutdown that went into effect early this morning. The reason for the shutdown is because President Trump declared he would not sign a spending bill into law unless it included $5.7 billion for a … Continue reading “Once, twice, three times a Trump government shutdown”

Washington Redskins Montae Nicholson arrested for assault

As if the Washington Redskins season couldn’t get any worse. Defensive back Montae Nicholson was arrested yesterday along with his girlfriend Sydney A. Maggiore. From The Washington Post: Washington Redskins defensive back Montae Nicholson was arrested and charged with misdemeanor assault early Tuesday after a drunken fight at a Northern Virginia shopping complex near the team’s … Continue reading “Washington Redskins Montae Nicholson arrested for assault”

Lyft changes driver pay rates for Western Maryland

Lyft announced last week that they are adjusting the Western Maryland driver pay rates. They were increasing the per minute amount by 65 percent and decreasing the per mile amount by 16 percent. Without even doing the math, I approved of these new driver pay rates. I’ve always believed the per minute amount was far … Continue reading “Lyft changes driver pay rates for Western Maryland”