puget sound energy – tire chain fail

This pretty much had me speechless:

as you can see, the chains are for a much larger vehicle, and nothing is holding them on but pure luck… the sound of the chains beating the crap out of the truck reminded me of roman infantry as we slowly rolled forward.

i suspect that if we . . . → Read More: puget sound energy – tire chain fail

Snowpocalypse 2008

just a few pictures of the ‘hood for your viewing pleasure…

this is the street in front of my house… facing north:

facing south:

the pretty rock maple in my front yard:

next person that says “i wish we could have a white christmas” … club them like a baby seal for . . . → Read More: Snowpocalypse 2008

building the palace… (part 008)

alternate title: “covering up a thousand sins…”

so this installment has nothing to do with the palace i am building in the garage…

i couldn’t stand the smoke stains on the walls and ceiling (from the previous owners lack of upkeep or lack of ability to properly use a fireplace i have no idea) so . . . → Read More: building the palace… (part 008)