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‘Cutting The Cord’ — A Long Time Coming

For the third year in a row, we called the cable company to cancel cable TV. This time, we actually did it. The first time, Time Warner Cable offered such a steep discount that we accepted it and kept TV for another year. When the price began to rise again, we called again to cancel,[…]


Three days in one entry

2014.07.08: Images

RnB sitting up straight (Copyright © 2014 by Wil C. Fry. Some rights reserved.)   In this entry: ➤ 8 images from today ➤ 6 images from “same day, different year”

2014.07.08: Remote Control and Rosewood

Lunch & library on the north side. Afternoon: I took the remote control for our cable box to the Time Warner Cable office in downtown Killeen for a replacement. (I sometimes refer to this area as “northwest Killeen”, because the old “downtown” area — which used to be the entire city — is now stuck[…]

2014.07.03: Keeping TV For Now

If you’ve been keeping up, you know we strongly considered and then decided to cancel our cable television service. Today was the day, arbitrarily. My wife called and explained what we wanted. I wasn’t eavesdropping, but she talked to the Time Warner Cable representative for some time. Then she came and asked me if I[…]

2014.06.05: Notes

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Published on: 2014.06.05

* RLF was good all day; ate more than usual and without the usual nonsense or constant encouragement. * BWF seems to be getting over whatever illness he had a few days ago, but has been unusually clingy In the morning, we made an increasingly rare Sam’s & Target run. Our Target trips are getting[…]

2014.05.10: Notes

* BWF has now mastered climbing onto all the small chairs: RLF’s desk, her Poang chair, and the rocking chair they inherited from me. He is mainly trying to get the things above them: posters, light switches, bulletin boards, etc. Today, he tried to move the Poang chair under the light switch in RLF’s room,[…]

2014.04.03: Notes

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Beautiful weather today: low of 72°F, high of 84°F, but cloudy and breezy all day so 84°F didn’t feel too hot. * RLF had a sudden urge to eat lunch at 10 a.m., but I made her wait 30 minutes. She still insisted she was hungry, so I let her eat. So when we ate[…]

2014.03.26: A Different H-E-B; TV Considerations

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Published on: 2014.03.26

* MRB went to story time * M&I had Billy Bob’s takeout for lunch, with home-cooked sweet potato fries; RLF had a sandwich.

2014.03.21: The Return Of The Channels

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The whole Time Warner Cable mess that I mentioned yesterday was solved today without much fanfare. (Click here to see today’s images and 1 video.)

2014.03.20: Imposter Phone Scam

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Published on: 2014.03.20

The oddest thing of the day was a scam phone call I received, but it was only so convincing because of what transpired earlier. Read on. (To see images from today, click here.)


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Published on: 2013.10.22

3 images in this entry In this entry: ➤ Notes on Oct. 21 ➤ Sam’s savings (added Oct. 23) ➤ Notes on Oct. 22 ➤ Weather  

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