Author Archives: Andrew Reynolds

About Andrew Reynolds

Born in California Did the school thing studying electronics, computers, release engineering and literary criticism. I worked in the high tech world doing software release engineering and am now retired. Then I got prostate cancer. Now I am a blogger and work in my wood shop doing scroll saw work and marquetry.

Friday Wisdom – Gambling

I do live in a town with casinos so here are some insights on gambling. Gambling is a tax on people who are bad at math. Why don’t pirates play poker? They’re always stand on the deck. I played strip … Continue reading

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Wednesday Working – Irrigation Repair and Roses

Our backyard has a lot of roses. Something 15 or so. I’ve tried counting them but I keep losing track. We think most of these are 10 to 20 years old and in bad shape. They all needed to be … Continue reading

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Backup Camera

I bought a car 18 months ago, and to me it’s still my new car.  It will be another 3-4 years before I start think of it as a not so new car and likely a decade before I consider … Continue reading

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Friday Wisdom – Hot

Just so you have some responses to the question how hot is it? It’s so hot that: chickens are laying hard boil eggs the cows are giving evaporated milk you leave tire tracks in the asphalt you need potholders to … Continue reading

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