Words of Wisdom

Sarah Palin was awarded the 2010 “Word of the Year” for typing “refudiate” in her Twitter feed.  Second place went to my cat for typing the the word “wefvpo;g” as he walked over my keyboard last week.  Also, Rich Hall from HBO’s Not Necessarily the News called and wants his Sniglet back.

UPS Baggage

Ever wonder what a UPS driver takes with him in the truck each day?  I was cleaning out my duffel bag this weekend and I thought I would document everything I lug around all winter.

  1. Lunch Box
  2. Ice grippers (2 pairs)
  3. UPS hat
  4. Winter UPS hat (a.k.a. Elmer Fudd hat)
  5. Empty Gatorade bottle
  6. Tupperware first aid kit (Advil, Band-aids, and what not)
  7. iPod shuffle
  8. Breath mints
  9. Metholatum
  10. Dental floss
  11. Work gloves (2 pairs)
  12. Winter gloves
  13. Extra nuts and bolts (for use with winter cheater chains)
  14. Two 9/16 inch wrench (to get chains on and off)
  15. Leatherman
  16. Extra pens
  17. Safety glasses
  18. Prescription glasses
  19. Info notices
  20. 1 gallon water jug
  21. Neck warmer
  22. Ear warmer
  23. Summer jacket
  24. Vest
  25. Winter jacket
  26. Ice scraper
  27. Flashlight
  28. Maps (two different map books, various laminated pages)
  29. Extra UPS labels
  30. Suduko Books
  31. Duffel bag
  32. Wallet (not shown)
  33. Cell phone (not shown)
  34. Car keys (not shown)