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sat posted: Sat 2019-01-19 06:12:25 tags: n/a
Paid car registration and insurance without a hitch last night
up at 7:15
fed the mew, rinsed dishes, packed dishwasher
paid washer/dryer rental
ate Miss's nice breakfast of eggs, taylor ham and rye muffin
rinsed moar dishas, ran dishwashar
fri posted: Fri 2019-01-18 15:00:30 tags: n/a
Didn't realize until this morning when I tracked down the failed-inspection report that there was an Onboard Diagnostic Connection failure that could potentially be masking an emissions system failure. Assuming the worst, I took it to the Hendrick Fiat dealership and they were able to pass it, and suggested the failure was CBA's diagnostic equipment. In the mechanic world, who do you trust? Did the stealership jigger the test? Whatever the case, it has an all-pass inspection record for now and I can go ahe... (...more)
thu posted: Thu 2019-01-17 14:54:42 tags: n/a
Finished S2 of Stranger Things last night
Miss got the Soul reinspected, no hitches, and registration renewed
I got the Fiat's tint stripped (A1 Tint Pros) pursuant to clean reinspection
dropped off recycling
fueled up the Fiat
Paid the card tied to Costco... 2 days late D;

wed posted: Wed 2019-01-16 14:54:36 tags: n/a
Frosty morning. The Kia started fine once, but after I stopped by the leasing office, it wouldn't turn over... It recovered enough to start again once by the time AAA arrived, and then it wouldn't turn over again for a capacity test. I should have called Costco BEFORE I sent AAA away with their truckbed full of batteries, because if I knew Costco didn't have a replacement in stock, then I think I would taken a AAA battery, with a longer warranty than the 2-year one I got at Advance. 4 new Century tires,... (...more)
tue posted: Tue 2019-01-15 14:21:16 tags: n/a
Day 2 of breakfast burritos but I think I forgot a vitamin

Monday's thoughts about "The Wonderful Story of Henry Sugar" vis-a-vis the more complicated and less wonderful reality of my father's legacy, not just financial but