Category Archives: Stuff

Arrivederchi

Rome, Florence, Lugano here I come…. that is if I can get Howard out of the suitcase. How to buy drugs online at best prices? What can you purchase on the Internet? For instance Cipro is used for few infections, … Continue reading

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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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Happy Holidays to all Sprint Customers from Samsung, or “It’s Not Our Fault, They Didn’t Tell Us…”

Samsung in its infinite wisdom pushed through an automatic update to all its phones today.  If users declined the update, it just kept popping up until you took it. Well, here is what this “update” did: Change the User Interface … Continue reading

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Pack up the babies, grab the old ladies….

In a convertible with five other girls, driving down 101 on our way back to Isla Vista and the home of UC Santa Barbara, which we all attended. Cracklin Rosie came on the radio. Continue reading

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The Can Opener’s Gone to the Dogs

You read it. And if you click the link below, you can read about it, it= a dog named Sam. Click here to read Walking Wisdom. Search on Sam for the Can Opener’s tail…(yes, I meant that ail instead of … Continue reading

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SFO and Air New Zealand Responds

It looks like justice is imminent for my dog friends. SFO responded first offering profuse apologies but saying all they could do is contact Air New Zealand and ask them to deal with the problem. Next came a note to … Continue reading

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Higgons, Brissie, Molly, and Doug’s Tail of Travel

Folks, I know it might come as a surprise that I, Howard Hawks, feline extraordinaire would post about the travails of dogs. However, what happened to my three four-legged friends and their Can Openers at the hands of Air New … Continue reading

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News Junkie Post likes Sounds Like Crazy

Another great review for the Can Opener’s book. Sounds Like Crazy’: Mahaffey’s Darkly Comic Novel Kicks Up Emotional Sand Howard out!

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Brief thoughts on “The End”

LOST Did they die in the plane crash? Did their island life happen? Are you satisfied? Are you peeved? I think the one thing everyone can agree about is the Lost finale is polarizing.  Beyond that, I will let all … Continue reading

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One True Thing Interviews Shana Mahaffey

The Can Opener is interviewed by Jennifer Haupt, author of the Psychology Today Blog One True Thing. You can read it here. The best part? The interview is chose as an “Essential Read” by the Psychology Today editors. Nice! Howard … Continue reading

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