rich menga books search contact

***Secret FSR Fender guitars? Yes, they exist, and they're right here

Amazon links are affiliated. Learn more.

random friday notes

A word from the kitchen sink dept.:

Palmolive Oxy Foam smells better than Dawn Direct Foam.

-------------------------

A word from the old 600MHz laptop dept.:

Windows 95 and 98 suck. Bad. Windows XP, albeit running a bit slowly on that machine, is the best OS for it.

-------------------------

A word from the annoying neighbor dept.:

I rarely have anything to complain about concerning my neighbors. However, there's this one idiot who has a car alarm on the fritz that randomly goes off every two to three hours. Lasts for about five minutes, then shuts off, or the guy runs out and shuts it off.

The most annoying part is that the car doesn't even deserve an alarm because it's a piece of crap.

-------------------------

A word from the travel dept.:

One town I will never visit, Boring, Oregon. You can throw Ordinary, Virginia in there as well on the do-not-visit list. I'm sure both towns are lovely, but the names don't exactly say "Come visit!" if you catch my meaning.

-------------------------

A word from the social event dept.:

In the mail I got a wedding invitation that's scheduled to happen a tad under two months away. Fearful of going stag to an event like this (since I would only know two people there), I called up Kristi and asked if she'd be my date. She said yes. Cool. Kristi is awesome like that. 🙂

The wedding will be in Apollo Beach, which is a thirty-ish minute hike from my place. Not bad. Neither Kristi or I have ever been there, so it will be interesting to check out.

Since this is so long away from now, I'll have to set a date reminder in my cell phone so I don't forget.

-------------------------

A word from the Menga family dept.:

Pop has decided to go for heart bypass surgery. After discussing it with neurologists, doctors and other medical-type people, it seems that it's the best thing to do. So it shall be done. I don't know when it will occur, but soon.

-------------------------

A word from the blog and web site dept.:

2007 has proven to be a creative slump for many of the web sites I visit routinely. Blogs go dead for weeks at a time, as do web sites. Some of them are just turning into ghost sites or are offline completely.

Time to visit some new sites I suppose. Good thing there's plenty out there.

070112
📰Get Rich's newsletter to be notified of new articles

image
Best ZOOM R8 tutorial book
highly rated, get recording quick!

⭐ Recent Posts

Boss RC-5 Loop Station Guitar Looper PedalWill looper drums ever not suck?
It is amazing that this problem still exists.

The best looking Dean Z I've ever seen
This is an example of when Dean does the Z right.

Black Sabbath - Black SabbathMy favorite Black Sabbath track from their first album
It's not what you think it is.

Epiphone Prophecy Les PaulA secret of the Epiphone Prophecy Les Paul hiding in plain sight
It's right in front of your face and you probably didn't even notice it

Fender Player MustangShorter scale guitars with the most bang for the buck
You can go short without spending too much nor getting something too cheap.

🔥 Popular Posts 🔥

Boss RC-5 Loop Station Guitar Looper PedalWill looper drums ever not suck?
It is amazing that this problem still exists.

Casio F-91WCasio F-91W cheat sheet
A quick guide on how to set the time, date and a few other tips and tricks.

Casio G-SHOCK GWM5610All atomic watches are saved... for now
There will come a time when buying a watch with atomic time sync functionality will be completely pointless.

Casio A700WThe one reason why you should buy a Casio A700W
All F91W type watches should be this good.

Fender EsquireThe 5 types of guitars you should never buy
Some guitars that exist where the day after you buy them, you know you've made a mistake.

Gibson MarauderGibson's "Norlin era" electric guitars
Norlin era Gibsons are some of the worst guitars Gibson ever made. Find out why.

Ibanez AR420List of 24.75" scale length guitars and other shorter models
24.75" scale electric guitars and other models down to the 24.0" scale.