Daily Archives: August 11, 2011

Having fun at The Folly…

I’m just about finished with my booth for the Rube Carnival at the Timber Frame Folly in September. Today I finished painting the slingshot table that goes in front. Here’s a preview:

I’m coloring in the targets at home… then I’ll be ready to set the whole thing up.

Being a retired guy has its benefits.

A quote to sum up our elected representatives….

Senator Olympia Snowe

Olympia Snowe

“I’m embarrassed by all of us. I’ve never seen a worse Congress in my whole political life.’’

Sen. Olympia Snowe

(thanks to Debbie Does Nothing.)

Snowe, who served as Maine’s congresswoman from 1979 to 1995 and has been a senator ever since, is being targeted by the Tea Party for voting in favor of the debt ceiling deal despite the fact that it did not include a balanced budget amendment.