Did you notice anything new about The Shack? Like a theme different in a few ways? And some new stuff all the way up at the top of the main page? And new sidebar widget thingies? And a whole lot of blank space where more widget thingies that will contain cool links and maybe a [...]
Tag: The Sundries Shack
You’ve probably noticed the posts here at The Shack haven’t exactly been plentiful lately. I have a couple good reasons and ask your indulgence for a short while to explain. First, I’ve spent a couple or three weeks re-evaluating what I want to write about after the election. Sure, I could go back to what [...]
From nearly the very beginning, I envisioned The Sundries Shack as a place into which I could eventually invite other writers to share the space I’d created. Today, I get to share not just one, but two very good writers with you all.
Have you ever read something that was the emotional or intellectual equivalent of a punch in the gut from a large and angry man named Knuckles? It doesn’t happen to me often, but when it does, I do my best to figure out exactly why what I read affected me so profoundly. Also, I like [...]
Eight years ago, I had this little conversation with myself: ME: You know, I’ve been reading these blogs like Captain’s Quarters, Q and O, Instapundit, and Ace of Spades HQ for a little bit now. I’d like to try my hand at that. I bet I could get a few readers myself. OTHER ME: Really? [...]
Well, after almost eight years, the glory has finally come to The Sundries Shack! Feast your eyes upon this accolade!
Call me crazy, but I’ve never seen the need to flock to the stores on Black Friday to catch a really good deal, not when I can sit in the comfort of my own home, eat delicious Thanksgiving leftovers, and plunder Amazon’s Black Friday deals for bargains. Seriously, what’s not to like about that? The [...]
Guys, I’m exhausted. My obligations away from The Shack have become so numerous that I honestly don’t have enough hours in the day to do everything and still get a decent amount of sleep. I’ve been running as fast as I can for about a month now and I’m gassed. Obviously I can’t continue this [...]
I really hadn’t planned on devoting half of Episode 104 to the debt ceiling debate, but then White House Spokesmouth Jay Carney went and gave a press conference so blatantly offensive that I couldn’t help but talk about it. Thankfully a friend came along and helped me understand what Carney was really trying to say [...]