Sunday, July 5, 2015

The Magic Mountain

Thomas Mann's The Magic Mountain is one of the classics of German Literature.

Saturday, June 20, 2015

Band Stand

A pretty band stand for music and other purposes.

Wednesday, June 17, 2015

Wednesday Evening

I can't say much in favor of Wednesday. It's hump day; it's halfway between the weekends, work gets really cranked up.  Plus television sucks on Wednesday night.
Wednesday is the time to go downtown. I should be one beery wench later on, and who knows?

Monday, June 1, 2015

Taking the Bible Literally

Did the fundamentalists ever think of these?

Monday, March 16, 2015

Passion Pants to Get a Real Buzz On

A few months ago I posted a story about a prank that had some enjoyable aspects from an embedded vibrator.  Now here's a story from a newspaper:

Passion pants. Now that's a product we can live with!

Monday, March 9, 2015

The Fellini Kroger

The Kroger supermarket on North Broadway in Knoxville is known as the 'Fellini Kroger' because of the bizarre spectacles of its customers and its surreal ambiance, very much like those old movies by Frederico Fellini. It's the only grocery story that has a Facebook page and a Friends of Fellini Kroger support organization. For cheap entertainment in the Knoxville area, go to this store!

They even have the locally used name on the cash receipts:

There are odd spectacles, and people join in the fun:

And if you wish, you may wear a t-shirt to proclaim your allegiance to the Fellini Kroger! So Bearden Kroger, Cedar Bluff Kroger, and Farragut Kroger, TAKE THAT, you losers!  (Other Krogers in the Knoxville Area.)

Here's a nice article about the Fellini Kroger: