In follow-up to my previous post about Team Franklin's Star Wars mini-marathon: M: "Why do Bantha's make that funny noise?" A2: "'Cause God made 'em that way?" Me: <laughing> "'Cause George Lucas made them that way."
My children and I have been playing the Lego Star Wars game on the Wii. It's been a while since we've watched the movies and they don't remember much. Today we're having a Star Wars marathon, watching the original episodes (IV, V and VI). It's fun to watch them react to the movie, since all … Continue reading Reintroducing Star Wars to my Kids
There sure are a lot of "Grammar Nazi" memes out there. Well, here are three grammar errors which chap my hide (this isn't an exhaustive list...just the most recent). When people use "theory" when they should use "hypothesis". When people say "random" when it would be more accurate to say "arbitrary". Saying "literally" when they … Continue reading Three Things Which Chap My Hide
Whoever blesses his neighbor with a loud voice, rising early in the morning, will be counted as cursing. -- Proverbs 27:14 I admit I'm a morning person. Even when I stay up late, I'm up before everyone else in my house. Yes, I'm one of those disgusting people who is generally chipper in the morning. … Continue reading Confessions of a Morning Person