28 April 2006

Howdy, all, and welcome to the Qatari 2600–the world’s longest running blog written by me. Kevin and Rachelle have invited me to go on their annual cruise with them–unfortunately, I have had to decline. I will be enrolling for the next session of on-line classes at Columbia College, and I don’t intend to stop until …

23 April 2006

Goodness, goodness.Another drill gone. The unit did a pepper-spray certification, but fortunately I didn’t have do it; my certificate of contamination is permanent (for the military). Instead, I was one of the testers. You see, when you do this type of certification, you get sprayed and then have to perform a set of physical tasks. …

11 August 2005

An elderly woman develops an interest in organic foods. The next time her husband goes to the store, she reminds him to buy only organic groceries. The old man searches all over the maket, but can’t find the organic foods section. Finally, he grabs some vegetables and tracks down a grocer. “These vegetables are for …