Griffin’s First Tooth

Griffin’s got a tooth coming in, by the way. Tristen thought she saw it over the weekend, but decided it wasn’t an actual tooth, but we could feel it the next day. You still can’t see it very well, but it’s a-comin’. Signed up for Disney+ a couple days ago. Woke up early yesterday morning, got to work, then remembered it was Disney+ launch day, so I installed it on our devices and watched a few minutes of The Mandalorian, but figured I should wait to watch it with Tristen. Has some good looking originals, but it’s mostly just fed the twins’ addiction to Stitch so far. They love Lilo & Stitch, by the way. Tristen put it on for them …

“People like you are the very reason I am a Republican.”

I have this really bad tendency to do something on Facebook, and that is to get into political discussions. There are a few Facebook friends, mostly people I knew in high school, that this happens with with, but it can also happen with strangers in the comments section of articles. I also tend to get long-winded. I write veritible books now and then, which sometimes get responses, usually get a few likes from like-minded people, but often go ignored. To that end, I’ve decided I should preserve my efforts, which I’ll do here. Our first such entry is on this thread and in response to the following: People like you are the very reason I am a Republican. You can’t …

Election Day 2012

Today was like waiting for a Duke-Carolina game with the election results.  They started coming in around the time we put Milly to bed. We switched back and forth between watching recorded TV shows and election updates. Amanda stayed up a little later than usual to watch and it was called for Obama as she was getting ready for bed. Switched to Fox News some to see Republican reactions, because despite the majority of pollsters predicting such a result, they seemed shocked. The first few Facebook reactions I saw were along the lines of “Oh well.  Let’s pray for the nation and hope everything turns out alright.”  Then it got uglier. Zach Dotsey