Thursday, March 29, 2007
"After two years in Washington, I often long for the realism and sincerity of Hollywood." From a speech given by Thompson before the Commonwealth Club of California.
I like a guy who can come up with an amusing soundbite/quote. Like Kinky Friedman for example.
Thompson at Wikipedia
Thompson on IMDB
Monday, March 26, 2007
But let's face it, I would probably end up in the hospital. I am 47 years old.
It looks fun, though, doesn't it?
Wednesday, March 14, 2007
Copenhagen just now. Saw Al Gore speak yesterday. It was
better than I imagined it would be.
Oh, here is something about Kinky raising money for his dog
rescue ranch. I love this guy. If I weren't so poor, I would
give him money.
Kinky to Play "Bonefit" for Utopia
TEXAS LEGEND KINKY FRIEDMAN KICKS OFF 'BONEFIT' VICTORY TOUR
Former Candidate Headlines Fundraiser For Utopia Animal
Poor David's Pub, 1313 South Lamar St., Dallas, TX
March 24, 2007
VIP Reception at 6:00 - Doors at 7:15 - Show at 8:00
Bonefit Tickets $40:
Available through Frontgate Tickets
Or at Poor David's Pub
David Card - 214-565-1295
1313 South Lamar St.
Dallas, TX 75125
VIP Reception Tickets $100-$150:
4708 Abbott Ave., #104A
Dallas, TX 75205
Kinky Friedman, making his first appearance in Dallas since
the gubernatorial election, has declared, "life has better
things in store for the Kinkster," and topmost on his dance
card is the Utopia Animal Rescue Ranch. On March 24th, Kinky
is putting his purse where his pout is and headlining a
concert fundraiser for Utopia at Poor David's Pub, 1313
South Lamar St., Dallas. "I've always liked stray dogs
better than fat cats," says Kinky, who will be making
similar 'Bonefit Victory' tour stops throughout Texas, "and
I consider every rescued animal a victory in life."
Doors are at 7:15PM and the concert, part of Poor David's
Pub's thirtieth anniversary month, starts at 8PM, with Black
Top Gypsy. For this performance, Kinky will be joined by
some very special guests, including Little Jewford,
Washington Ratso, and legendary Austin fiddler, Sweet Mary
Hattersley. The concert will be preceded by a VIP reception
at Poor David's Pub, starting at 6PM. At both events,
'Kinky's Select Cigars' will be made available for the first
time. The cigars, handmade by Cubans in Honduras, and
praised by the Kinkster himself, will be sold for $100 per
box, with all profits going to Utopia. Pre-order cigars now
at kinkyfriedman.com. Tickets for the reception are
available only through Elese Hadsell
The Utopia Animal Rescue Ranch, co-founded by Kinky, rescues
and places stray and unwanted dogs. For years, it has been
the top rescue station for animals in all of the Hill
Country. To make direct donations, just send your check,
cash or money order to Utopia Animal Rescue Ranch, 966 Echo
Hill Road, Medina, TX 78055. Or just visit at
Ah yes, the sweet taste of victory - come enjoy it at Poor
David's Pub, March 24, 2007!
-Thank you very much!
Tuesday, March 06, 2007
Stop your research! I have figured it out.
Scientists have found a section of the earth’s crust missing. What’s there in place is only the mantle. (not too dissimilar to the bald patch on the top of my head).
What is bothering them is that the cannot figure out why the crust is missing.
Well it seems simple enough to me. It’s the Drain that lets all the sea water drain out.
What? They want to drill samples in the mantle ? Don’t do it! All the fishies will get sucked in!
There is apparently a web cam somewhere on this site (but I couldn’t find it) to watch them poke holes in mother earth.