Category Archives: Economy

United Airlines Strikes Again

United Airlines, as some of you may recall from previous posts is my least favorite airline. I didn’t like flying them before the dog fiasco because I’ve had nothing but trouble on their flights, and worse I have more legroom … Continue reading

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Remembering Joe McGrath

Today is the ninety-first birthday of the Can Opener’s grandfather AKA JOE, DADDY, POPPA*, UNCLE JOE, JOEY, COACH, OLD NUT, K.O.D (KINDLY OLD DIRECTOR) * The Can Opener’s name for him. The Cat Hater I do know from perusing the … Continue reading

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Hope is a Few Rags and a Bucket of Soap

Lately I find all Can Openers abuzz about one thing: The freefalling (and I don’t mean Tom Petty’s version) economy. Even I am pitching in by blogging for food. I get it. But the discernable conversational shift from fear to … Continue reading

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I don’t shine if you don’t shine

I’ve heard this line a thousand times because the Can Opener (revealing secret behavior here) seems to like it. A lot. She must because she plays it over and over while I press my paws to my ears and pray … Continue reading

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