Thanksgiving!

Welcome back to the Scuttlebutt.  Grab a chunk of that prime rib off the rotisserie, some green beans and brie sauce, some potatoes and gravy, get a beer or a soda, and let us talk of life, history, and philosophy.  Last year, I allowed myself to be detoured from doing this particular discussion by the…

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Choose Your Battle

Welcome back to the Scuttlebutt.  Pull up a bucket, and grab a drink, we need to talk.   The title is meant to be ironic, by the way, because while one should always choose their battles, you also have to remember that the enemy gets a vote.   You can decide that “I’m not going to fight…

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Meandering

Welcome back to the Scuttlebutt.  The word “meandering” the title of this piece, means: To follow a winding and turning course. To move aimlessly and idly without fixed direction: synonym: wander. To speak or write in sustained fashion on a number of loosely connected topics. That sort of describes the trip I just got back…

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Traveling Show

Welcome back to the Scuttlebutt.  Specifically, welcome to the Scuttlebutt traveling road show. Pull up a chair at the table here at the Gruner Brewery, I recommend the Stout, though they serve it too cold.  Yes, I have my RV set up for the night at a brewery.  Surprised? You don’t know me too well…

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How I Would Have Done It

Welcome back to the Scuttlebutt.  Have a drink, and let’s chat. There are all sorts of speculation among the nattering class, about the Nord Stream pipeline explosion. I was asked on the 29th of Sep. if the US was responsible… My answer is below, and after it, I’ll have some further discussion: I sincerely doubt…

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