Uncle Thor's Lessons, Anecdotes and Humor

Archive for January, 2011

31
Jan

Wooden Cars

The main article on the front page of the “Local” section of our Sunday Paper was about the Cub Scouts’ Pinewood Derby. Basically, the kids make wooden cars and race them by rolling them down a special inclined track. They buy a basic kit and try to make a cool looking car that rolls quickly. […]

31
Jan

Runecast for 1 / 31 / 11

Today’s runecast is Urus – Ken – Jer From a position of strength and stability, good direction and knowledge can provide for one over the long term. The results are a good return on the effort you put into the situation.

30
Jan

Dodging the Howitzer Again!

Our bathtub’s faucet had been leaking for a while. We bought a replacement and I started getting ready to change it. There would be a delay while I went to the hospital. This was in December. Because the angioplasty procedure involves an artery in the thigh, I cannot bend some ways for weeks afterward. Two […]

30
Jan

Runecast for 1 – 30 –11

Today’s runecast is Dag – Action of the Gods – Raido The day reveals all as darkness slides away. It brings clarity. The Gods can work with that. So it is that clarity leads to “smooth sailing.” Progress comes easily under those circumstances.

29
Jan

Ripping Off Frodo?

A sad story is making the rounds, and all the worse because it is all too true. Richard Berry, owner of The Michigan Toy Soldier Company, bilked famed “Lord of the Rings” director Sir Peter Jackson out of over $189,000.00. It is an enormous case of credit card fraud that happened in 2007. Berry has […]

29
Jan

Runecast for 1 – 29 – 22

Today’s runecast is Jer – Gyfu – Tyr A harvest of good comes with an added gift. This provides the means for sure success.

28
Jan

Runecast for 1 – 28 – 11

Today’s runecast is Wunjo – Fehu – Mannar Joy can inspire us to that which is rewarded financially or with other assets. There are people who profit by bringing joy. This becomes their identity. Entertainers, party planners, clowns, signers, actors and musicians are among the people who profit by providing joy to others. They are […]

27
Jan

Snowbound Again

Here we are in the midst of another heavy snowstorm. As I write, the snow is pretty deep and getting deeper. This is one of the heaviest snow seasons I have seen. Last winter had been quite a snowy one, and this winter looks to eclipse it handily. Earlier today we had snow that turned […]

27
Jan

Runecast for 1 – 27 – 11

Today’s runecast is Bjork – Tyr – Yew Bjork and the Yew are both trees. This time, I will eave it up to you to make the reading.

26
Jan

Judging True

In my younger days I was quite judgmental. The thing that ended that unfortunate tendency was a girlfriend who had a penchant for making nasty comments about anyone who disagreed with her. When we broke up, she blasted me with a load of rude quips about my character. The strange thing was that none of […]

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