• And for these reasons, Shark Tank Store, I’m out

    Cari and I both own Yellowstone clothing and a Yellowstone blanket. We both own Axe Capital vests (from Billions). I have a Ted Lasso t-shirt and mask. We’re both very happy to buy and wear clothing from our favorite TV shows. So I was pretty damn disappointed to visit the official ABC/Shark Tank online store. …

    November 26, 2022
  • A Near-Death Moment … A Miracle Month

    There’s a camera shot you’ll see in most movies or TV shows that have a drowning scene: The camera is in the water, pointed up toward the sky above. You see the drowning person’s POV as they presumably look toward the air that they need to survive. It might be a few inches away or …

    October 22, 2022
  • Goodbye, Paper Towels

    We did a little thing here at Casa McGee that I think and hope is both good for our wallet and good for the environment. For years, we’ve gone through paper towels at an alarming rate. We’ve used paper towels for pretty much anything and everything. We’ve used them to clean up spills, of course. …

    July 24, 2022
  • There’s More Than One Party Into Voting Restrictions

    I’d like to think most of us can agree that what the Rs have done to restrict voting in recent years is reprehensible. But you might be surprised to learn that the Ds are also into restricting voting, too. This Andrew Yang tweet sums it up pretty well. The more complete version of events, along …

    July 10, 2022
  • The Curious Relationship Between an iMac and an Electrical Outlet

    About a month ago, my iMac’s hard drive died (or so I thought). I was working in my office when all of a sudden I heard a pretty loud zap-zap sound from the iMac. A moment later, it shut down. Dark screen. Totally off. A moment after that, it restarted itself, but during the startup …

    March 9, 2022
  • Stumbling onto the LOST beach in Hawaii

    We were on a day trip to Oahu last month. The purpose behind the trip was to learn more about Oahu, scout some neighborhoods, and see more of the island than Honolulu proper. We were up on the north shore, driving around, getting out of the car here and there, all really casual and such. …

    December 11, 2021