Author: George Burgyan

Park archeology

There’s lots of stuff online about urban archeology. I’m as big a proponent of that as anyone else. This isn’t about that — it’s more sub-urban. More park-like. Solon has Timberlake Park. When you...

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Wing Challenge: Conquered

The local Buffalo Wind Wings has a challenge: eat 12 wings with blazin’ sauce in 6 minutes or less. 5:06 and it was done. The biggest challenge was the heat — not the spice, but rather the temperature. I was burning...

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Weird? Weird. (a comic)

Short post today. A friend pointed me to a site with an odd comic on it. Subnormality. I started reading it. Then I came to #500. (Random: It doesn’t start at one and doesn’t increment by one every time) Go and check...

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The summer of odd

Labor day was last week marking the unofficial end of summer. It’s been a strange summer for me. The company I’ve worked at for nearly 10 years has been purchased. I’ve moved on to the new company....

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Rant: Prime numbered appetizers

Just a quick rant tonight: Did you ever notice that appetizers in restaurants typically come in prime-numbers quantities. Today we went to Brewsters Cafe down in Twinsburg (kinda so-so) and ordered some Hungarian Hot Stuffed...

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Excommunication

The hate spewing forth in the media and online has been getting on my nerves for years. The uproar about the “Growd Zero Mosque” has likewise made me question the general intelligence of humanity. Even if not the...

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Tired of closets

Wouldn’t it be cool if Google turned “evil” posted your searches? Or if Amazon suddenly posted everything that you’ve ever bought from them publicly. First reaction: OMG! WTF? (No, no BBQ. That’s...

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