Archive | August, 2015

IF IT’S ON YOUTUBE, IS IT TRUE?

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It must be true if there’s a video or two on YouTube. Ultimate proof, right?  A friend was working an exhibit yesterday at a fair and a lady decided to argue with him (he has over 30 years of experience), armed with the knowledge gleamed from a couple of YouTube videos. He pointed out to […]

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PEOPLE & PLACES

A while back I did a post about Arab cities, architecture and people that put the Arab nations in a favourable light. I knew that it would cause some controversy, but posted it anyhow. One person took great exception to the post and said that she would no longer view the ODDMAN posts. That’s fine […]

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PARKING 101

Ever go to a parking lot and shake your head at the parking jobs all around? Some people are just morons. Entitled morons. Just wait, I’m going to get 4 orange cones from the Dollar store to mark off my territory for the ODDMOBILE in a parking lot because I deserve it. Right…… Anyhow, have […]

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END OF THE WEEK

And so the summer leaves us. It’s been a good summer. Just one week left of holidays for the kid and the teacher Mrs ODDMAN. Then it’ll be back to normal. It’s been cool here but it’ll be quite warm to set up the classroom for Mrs ODDMAN. I get to do the heavy lifting […]

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STILL GOING STRONG

WELCOME TO ODD. It’s a great day today as I woke up and found myself still going strong. A boom for me, a bane for others. I’ve been doing some housework on the blog and with a bunch of my sources. I’ve had to unfollow several FB pages as they have drifted away from what […]

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ISN’T IT A SHAME

We, collectively, do a lot of shameful things. There is an example of having to do something to stop the shameful actions of some. Most of us are pretty good people, but not all of us. Schools have started in some areas and will soon start for my kid. Everyone be careful driving out there […]

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BACK TO THE STRANGE

It’s been a couple of days of history here in ODD. Does anyone realize that the past two day’s posts have contained more history than the History Channel for the past two years? And there were no aliens involved. So it is time to return to the ODD. Sit back, feet on the desk and […]

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REMEMBERING THE DAYS GONE BY

Days gone by. It’s strange how the generations reference that. My daughter refers to days gone by as the 80’s. To her, that’s history. She can’t imagine a world without all the electronics and conveniences that we have. My father and uncle grew up in Toronto with an ice box and coal delivery to their […]

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15 Of the most infamous and deadly gunslingers in history

15 Of the most infamous and deadly gunslingers in history Clay Allison Known for his unpredictable personality and violent temper, Clay Allison was a gunfighter who is remembered as one of the deranged outlaws of the Old West. Allison fought in the Civil War, but was discharged after a blow to the head started causing […]

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A WOMAN’S DRIVING SKILLS

Men make fun of lady drivers all the time. Maybe they are not bad drivers at all and really mean to do what they do. Ever think about that? Check out the female drive in one of the .gifs. It’s the weekend and soon it will be training camp for the NHL. Looking forward to […]

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