Author Archive for emile

VanFokKingTasties

Armed with tickets to the Sun City spring bash, I went to party with all those pretty people on Thursday. To clarify the garish name for the show, it’s short for Van Coke Cartel, Fokof Polisiekar, aKing and Heuwels Fantasties.

Spring break

….perhaps a bit late to be calling it that, but still, a mini get-away for me. Took off Wednesday, Friday & Monday, making it a looong weekend, so this is me wasting away the last couple of minutes at work…

Eat organic & loose weight

From the OCA article “Chemicals in Our Diets Lead to Obesity” “Most people don`t think about how chemicals in their diets affect their weight or weight loss efforts. But the man-made chemicals you consume on a regular basis can play…

The Eishkom effect

While all this is hot in the news, let me add this letter I got from a friend. For the record: I think the single biggest change we need is the right to sell electricity generated by the public back…

Home test for swine flu

New home testing procedure for swine flu: Switch on the stove, wait until hot. Place your hand on the hot plate – if you smell bacon, you’ve got a problem. (Thanks ChilliChoc)

Looking forward

Hmmmm. Let’s see summertime is here, time to start dreaming again. Coming up: Half price bungee at Orlando Towers. Sounds like fun, not sure if my nerves will hold. No big plans for the weekend (yet). Maybe start working on…

Love your job!

(via email) Rob is a commercial saturation diver for Global Divers in Louisiana.  He performs underwater repairs on offshore drilling rigs. Below is an E-mail he sent to his sister. She then sent it to a radio station in Ft.Wayne,…