The Grandpa Club
The Grandpa Club was created because the world deserves our wisdom. You can be an expert on computers. You can run fast, jump high and withstand bad music, but wisdom comes with age... Sometimes.
info_outline Grandpa Technology… meh 05/18/2020
Grandpa Technology… meh The advance of technology happened incredibly fast. Actually, it may just seem that way compared to how fast Grandpa moves. On this episode Grandpa Jim explains how "gadgets" are thankfully keeping us entertained and connected while in quarantined, however it’s ruining everything!
info_outline “This Too Shall Pass”… Maybe? 05/11/2020
“This Too Shall Pass”… Maybe? It’s a quote that’s supposed to be true all the time, but with the current news cycle… each day it seems a little less likely that “this too, shall pass.” Abe Lincoln quoted it in the mid 1800’s, and Grandpa Jim explains how it may or may not apply today.
info_outline The “Mom Was Right” Pandemic 05/04/2020
The “Mom Was Right” Pandemic Thanks to Downton Abbey, we know a little about the 1918 Spanish flu pandemic. But on this episode, Grandpa Jim explains how our current health crisis is being solved by doing what Mama taught us to do our entire lives.
info_outline Would Aliens Watch Project Blue Book? 04/20/2020
Would Aliens Watch Project Blue Book? According to a recent Gallup poll, two-thirds of Americans think the government knows more than they’re saying about UFOs. What about you? Do you believe in UFOs and aliens? Whether or not they exist, they do make for great TV, especially on The History Channel’s Project Blue Book. The key is remembering that it’s just TV.
info_outline Financial News You Can REALLY Use 04/13/2020
Financial News You Can REALLY Use Stimulus checks are scheduled to arrive around April 15th for millions of taxpayers. Have you decided what you’re going to with that money? During this time of financial crisis, Grandpa Jim is relaying a few tips from a fellow Grandpa Club member who's been there and done that... without a government check!
info_outline Who (or What) Could be the Antichrist? 04/06/2020
Who (or What) Could be the Antichrist? Do you ever speculate if the Lord wonders if we insignificant brats are worth his time? Talk about someone who multitasks! Today, Grandpa Jim brings up an interesting biblical question… considering the media and political climate.
info_outline Let’s Nominate George Orwell for Optimist of the Year 03/16/2020
Let’s Nominate George Orwell for Optimist of the Year Nineteen Eighty-Four: A Novel by George Orwell was published in June of 1949. Grandpa Jim points out how this might unfortunately be a guidebook in 2020 for some of our elected officials.
info_outline Who's REALLY Spreading the Caronavirus? The Media! 03/09/2020
Who's REALLY Spreading the Caronavirus? The Media! Is the Caronavirus driving you to drink more Budweiser? Grandpa Jim prefers Scotch, but this pandemic media hype has “infected” so many that stores are running low on face masks and sanitizer... All due to COVID-19.
info_outline Kissing Grandma & Learning To Love It 03/02/2020
Kissing Grandma & Learning To Love It The scariest thing I ever did (and the most rewarding) doesn’t even exist anymore. At least that’s the way it appears if you watch tv shows such Friends and follow the fast love life of characters like Rachel.
info_outline Why Would Aliens Come Here? 02/17/2020
Why Would Aliens Come Here? Do you believe in UFO’s, aliens, and warp drive? According to a Gallup poll, 68% of people believe Uncle Sam is withholding information about the subject. On this episode, Grandpa Jim ponders: If they exist, would we even be interesting to them?
info_outline Americas Funniest Home Impeachment 02/10/2020
Americas Funniest Home Impeachment During the Impeachment trial of President Trump, didn’t Chief Justice Roberts look just like Dad and Mom right before they decided to play the quiet game on road trips? Listen as Grandpa Jim explains how he observed through others how tremendously uninteresting the trial was to most.
info_outline Don't Be Afraid ff Your Children, They'll Be Afraid of Their Own Soon Enough 09/30/2019
Don't Be Afraid ff Your Children, They'll Be Afraid of Their Own Soon Enough It's like one big college fraternity initiation. They did it to us, now its our turn to do it to them. It’s the same with kids. We learn from our parents and our offspring learn from us. It's a miracle we are all still alive!