Category Archives: Peeves

What's wrong with "D"?

I’m not talking about the grade in American schools. Let the record reflect that I am not advocating poor grades in school. I am referring to the letter “d” that comes at the end of many participial adjectives. At least … Continue reading

Posted in Peeves, Rants, Speech, Writing | 4 Comments

Begging Week Again

Watching PBS, which these days apparently stands for “Pander Broadcasting System.” These “specials” they run during begging week now are about as public-television-worthy as the Star Wars Holiday Special.? I’d better not say that too loudly:? they’ll be running that … Continue reading

Posted in Music, Peeves | 12 Comments

Can we talk tea for a moment?

The name of this blog is Know Tea, but I don’t really talk about tea that much, do I. That’s not because I don’t care about tea. I care deeply about tea. And a decent cup of tea is darned … Continue reading

Posted in Food, Peeves | 23 Comments

A Halloween Goodie for You

Because the Harry Haters and Chick Tract distributors seem to be working overtime these days, here’s a blast from the past for you: Seasonal “Favorites” from CBD. Enjoy.? In a strange, unenjoyable way.

Posted in Children, Family, Fun, Holidays, Humor, Peeves | 6 Comments

Voting Tip

I make it a policy never to vote for anyone who says “repasennative.” If you can’t properly say they name of the office you’re seeking, you don’t need to be running.

Posted in News, Peeves | 12 Comments

Letter to AFR

Here is a copy of the E-mail I sent today to American Family Radio. As many dear readers of this blog will no doubt know, I have a love/finding it hard to love relationship with AFR–because we’re not supposed to … Continue reading

Posted in Books, Peeves, Writing | 6 Comments

Dear Keisha,

I feel as if I’ve known you for such a long time. Maybe that’s because I was in line behind you for approximately 12 minutes today, Keisha. It was there that I learned your name, because it was emblazoned across … Continue reading

Posted in Peeves, Rants | 7 Comments