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certified olive oil

I am proud that I do not unquestioningly accept pronouncements from OFFICIALS. But the University of California, Davis olive oil story broadcast all over the lamestream and Internet media sucked me in.

I hate to admit I was faked out by the fake story on fake olive oil, 🙁 but am happy to publish the other side. 🙂

Once you read the information on the graphics below, you will distrust Davis too. The good news is that you can trust olive oil that carries the North America Olive Oil Association label. I received the following very polite […]

on the fifth day of Christmas

I just have to love Craigslist… repurpose, recycle, re-use.

I needed an amp for my new bass guitar and someone who had one did not. For less than half the price of a new one, I got a near-new one.

Two bonuses were a stand which I may want someday and a 17′ monster cable that is of higher quality than I was going to afford. Altogether, one heck of a deal.

Now to figure out how to use it all.

Mercedes alloy wheels


alloys from ’84 Mercedes 300D turbo

14″x7″ Mercedes factory aluminum alloy wheels. The entire set of four off ’84 Mercedes 300D turbo diesel for $175.

We sold the Mercedes a year ago. I finally got around to separating the wheels and snow tires. Now Mercedes owners can get a nice, straight set for whatever tires they want to put on them. We still haven’t used the snow tires yet, either. So they are still available.

We paid $125 for each. I suspect e-bay would be a good place to sell them, but don’t have any experience […]