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Gibberish The dubious and questionable ravings of Jayme Lynn Blaschke.

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Gibberish · 1W ago

Tiki build-along, pt. 7

At this point, I enter uncharted territory with my tiki build. A popular and common component of home tiki bars are carved baseboards and other assorted trim. I have a full-sized router that...
Gibberish · 2W ago

Tiki build-along, pt. 6

So, last update I'd completed the frame of my back bar and attached the bar top. Next up: Bamboo tambour panels. I realized early on that my tiki bar build, being outside, would attract all ...
Gibberish · 3W ago

The last Chicken Ranch book signing

This is it, Austin! The final, last, ultimate stop on my Inside the Texas Chicken Ranch signing tour. Hard to believe I've been doing this for almost an entire year now. So, if you've been o...
Gibberish · 4W ago

Friday Night Videos

I love the Electric Light Orchestra, Jeff Lynne's afro and all, but if Earth, Wind and Fire ever had their wardrobe stolen, I suspect I know where it ended up. See for yourself: "Livin' Thi...
Gibberish · 1M ago

Tiki build-along, pt. 5

Tikifying my outdoor speakers isn't the only thing I've been up to. Progress on the back bar continues. Once I had the frame put together, it came time to waterproof it. I didn't use more du...
Gibberish · 1M ago

Tiki build-along, pt. 4

Okay, as a side effect of my tikification project, I had to remove the two outdoor speakers from the patio roof. Previously, I'd not given them much thought--they're out of the way and sound...
Gibberish · 1M ago

Friday Night Videos

The late Billy Ocean was big in the 80s. Really big. You wouldn't know that from the lack of airplay he gets these days, even on stuff like Sirius XM's 80s station. But he was. He had a smo...
Gibberish · 1M ago

Friday Night Videos

Talking Heads, for all that group's brilliance, tended to put out surreal, weird music along with surreal, weird videos. I'm pretty much convinced that the Tom Tom Club's "Genius of Love"--...
Gibberish · 1M ago

Tiki build-along, pt. 3

Now is when things start getting serious. I received a couple of items in the mail these past two days that have me downright giddy, but I'm not ready to share them, yet. First things first....
Gibberish · 1M ago

Tiki build-along, pt. 2

I haven't posted much in the way of updates on my tiki build-along of late, but rest assured progress is being made. It's just tough to juggle everything when multiple projects are demanding...