Tag: bus

Trip Planner sucks

You know, I wrote a bitter remark about the Pinellas Suncoast Transit Authority’s web site and local mass transit a few weeks ago, and I...

You can't get there from here

It’s spring now and Florida’s weather is perfect. Touching near eighty with blue sky stretching as far as you can see. A wisp of cloud...

The Write Stuff

For a couple of years I had my writing online on various extensions of this domain name. Basically it was one short story and about...

Tragedy, leadership and eloquence

With the massacre at Virginia Tech, the United States enters an unfamiliar and yet unforgotten territory of national mourning due to a domestic tragedy. The...

Palm Harbor, Yahoo'ed

I’m a regular user of Yahoo! Local as a tool… Pretty good for looking up local information and I find the interface a lot better...

Losing a room mate

Many of you don’t know this but about 19 months ago or so I contact a guy who was using blogspot to post his items...

Death of "The Den" county musings

It’s been a year since I made the 3 mile trek to do shopping at Woodlands Square in Oldsmar — home of the AMC Woodlands...

Megalomaniac in Chief

George W. Bush is now referring to the War on ‘Terror’ (which is a “war” against a tactic to begin with — not against a...

the three I's of current

I grew up a fan of the WWF and I re-acquired my fondness for wrestling late int eh 1990’s during the WCW/WWF wars. One of...

The real class warfare

If anyone hasn’t watched TV and seen the faces and heard the stories of people who have been effected by Hurricane Katrina, you’re fortunate. If...

I'm screwed

How fucked am I because of Herr President? Pretty fucked 11 is your Fuckedness Number! Crazy! You’re pretty fucked for the next four years. Why?...

Rove Did It

But of course I expect conservatives / Bush supporters to point at the source and complain: Newsweek But before you dance or roll your eyes...

Rove-ings

I really don’t know what’s more depressing about the fact that (finally) it seems Karl Rove has been found to be the leak-source in the...

High Treason

There’s a report out saying Karl Rove is the leak in the Valerie Plume case… This makes Rove guilty of High Treason for revealing a...

Pinellas Rail's Backwards Tale

Well, well, well, the Pinellas County MPO gave their blessing to a slightly-poor-but-better-than-nothing Monorail system in Pinellas County. The seeds of Mass transit are either...

Harboring Ideas

I want to know what it would take to run a passenger ferry between Downtown Tampa and some Eastern Pinellas property. I started thinking about...

ANother one

Damnit, it just won’t fucking end, will it? Another student was hit by a car while trying to get to the bus stop… Another person...

Relook

Nice to have an old friend drop me a line — Robert, thanks for showing up man…. It was not so nice, however, to discover...

A Cold December — random venting.

Random Christmas Eve rants — I hate having to play the dick but that is what happened a littler earlier today – maybe I didn’t...

Where's John?

What is this? A yearly rite? Last year I had an excuse for being AFB (Away From Blog) as I was feeling like shit and...

Thanksgiving

It’s occured to me a lot the last few days that it’s been almost exactly a year since I went under the knife… The difference...

Pre-trip bullshit

This is why I refused to travel with my father to LA — Here it is, 6 and a half hours before the flight. 5...

Mutter me this….

Been a while since I did a Free Association from Unconcious Mutterings…. Blackout:: Dark Platinum:: Album Leather and lace:: Erotica Court:: Martial Mind your own...

Debate Bushism's

First, there was a country…. Then there was a singular turned into a plural… George W. Bush — single handedly keeping Drinking-Games alive with the...

Gruden and Bush – uncanny similarities

You know, I could talk up and down about he Presidential Debate last night (“You forgot Poland!” ) but I digress. That’s what all the...

Is this an election or a dating service?

ABCNEWS.com : Bush Accuses Kerry of ‘Mixed Signals’ What’s next? “Bush team accuses Kerry of being prick teasers?” “Kerry: ‘Bush won’t put out in the...

Sweet Jesus!

Why do I have a feeling this would not be far from the truth? Actually it would be very far from the truth – because...

The International Vote, take two

Yahoo! News – Global survey shows 30 of 35 countries want Kerry in White House “Only one in five want to see Bush reelected,” said...

Moral Cowardice

One of the strongest pieces I have seen that outlines the key weakness of a certain political figure was posted by Josh Micah Marshall the...

Going All out at Busch Stadium

Taken from Cards Fan in Cubs Land Another of the attractions at the stadium will be bean ball cages. Inspired by the film Happy Gilmore,...

Trying to stay busy

It’s tough trying to keep myself busy these days – I’m failing mor often than I’m not. I did alittle housekeeping on Boltsmag — nothing...

It's getting ugly here

Dear god, I hate all the empty space that is showing up on The Stonegauge lately… It’s not like I’m spread thin on he Internet...

Republican Pledge of Allegiance?

Heh… I’ve got too much spare time….. (as inspired by George W. Bush’s 4 years in office) I pledge allegiance To the Man Who bankrupt...

Nader — an understanding

I think I finally get Ralph Nader a bit more this year. Ralph was on the Daily Show last night and came off like a...

Summer Doldrums

I still haven’t been posting much on the site because I want to make statements on here and not personal diatribes. My anecdotes aren’t that...

Not complete free reign

Even Justice Scalia couldn’t help his buddies in the White House this time. Int he last 4 years, it had seemed everything was simply going...

Keithed Short

Ah the wonderful world of Johnny. Details, details, details of Keith’s visit to suburban hell… er, Tampa Bay. So I was f’n stoked on a...

Wash away the pain

So I went over Andy’s house about 3 or 4 hours ago…. It’s the first time I’ve been there since last September and from the...

Lackadaisical

Oh sure there is plenty for me to post about in here– or more like RANT about — but I’m busy right now… Most of...

Denial and Dehumanization

Saturday, letters were published in the St. Petersburg Times trying to justify mistreatment of those detained at the Abu Ghraib prison. They tended to be...