Go Ask Daddy About Rare Fossils, Famous Eye Patches and Subtleties of Stealing

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photo credit: ShellyS via photopin cc

I never preview any of my future postsĀ here on the CD.

It’s not that it’s a huge secret. Usually, it’s just that I haven’t started on the next post. You know, I like to keep it fresh around here.

I already know what Monday’s post will cover, though. It’ll be about high school graduation.

I’m still a couple of years away from it with Elise, so it’s not like that. You’ll see what I’m talking about Monday.

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This is What a Post-Super Bowl Rant Looks Like (I Need a Rum & Coke Zero)

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photo credit: BOSSoNe0013 via photopin cc

Few things hurt like a Super Bowl.

I’m an optimist. But a realist. I’m writing this draft at halftime, with Denver down 22-0. This is a familiar feeling. Denver lost four Super Bowls before they won two. Do you know what it’s like to lose a Super Bowl?

Imagine leaving a tooth for the tooth fairy – and getting a scorpion.

Imagine going to bed on Christmas Eve with visions of sugarplums – and waking up to a bobcat with rabies in your stocking.

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