Oddly Enough Blog

Putting in a good word for good words

April 27, 2011

Most of us have favorite words, and it is a very personal choice. We enjoy the images they evoke and the sound that they make.

Come over to my yard for a fling?

April 5, 2011


Man, I love it when true stuff is stranger than anything I could make up for my blog. I mean, it’s like having a day off.

Welcome back to Stupidville

March 2, 2011

Blog Guy, you’ve written about your brother Basil, who used to be an expat export expert and now plays mandolin in Mandalay. But do you have any other siblings?

“We almost always land”

February 24, 2011

Blog Guy, you haven’t written much recently about your secret career with Basler Turbo, that business in Wisconsin that converts DC-3 planes to be used for specific jobs.

Three great inventions we really need…

February 8, 2011


Blog Guy, apart from writing textbooks and making airplanes, what do you do with your time?

The sound of family getting closer…

January 25, 2011


Blog Guy, it’s me, the private detective you hired to track down your birth family when you found out you were adopted. I have great news for you!

A bottomless well of really dumb thoughts

January 16, 2011

Blog Guy, I’ve been reading your blog for some time now. You strike me as a deep thinker, a philosopher, a guy who ponders heavy concepts in the middle of the night. Am I right?

Seeing the world with strings attached

December 28, 2010

Blog Guy, you haven’t mentioned your brother, Basil, in a while.

QATAR/I believe you once told us he works overseas, in an expatriate job. He’s an expert at export, as I recall?

Those Volkswagens are sure making good time!

December 16, 2010

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U.S. Navy breaks railgun record

The U.S. Navy says it has shattered a record with its futuristic electromagnetic railgun by firing a projectile with enough force to launch 33 Volkswagen Beetles 100 miles all at once.

We’re going down! Is this blog finished?

October 20, 2010

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Blog Guy, it’s me, your editor. Did you see that incredible season finale of the hit series Mad Men, with that cliffhanger where Don Draper…