Monthly Archives: July 2015

Whas matter wit lil drinky-poo?

The conversation usually starts like this, on an afternoon after I’ve helped an acquaintance do a particularly sweaty job on a hot afternoon: “Come on in. Cool off, we’ll have a beer.” he says. “I’ll just have a diet Coke, … Continue reading

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Hup, two, three four! Keep it Moving!

There is a park a few miles from my home where I go to walk with some regularity. Even with my broken back I can walk a mile in about 20 minutes, then I take a 5 minute rest and … Continue reading

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The South MAY rise Again.

As thousands of politicians rush like Lemmings to erase any semblance of the Confederacy, somebody should tell them to slow down and learn a little American history. Children, from kindergarten to college graduation, are taught that the Civil War was … Continue reading

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Hola Amigos!

Do you ever stop to think just how much the government (and its vested interests – like almost all media) lie to you? We are bombarded with propaganda to try to make us think that something is not as bad … Continue reading

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The Brave Fifty-Six

On the 4th of July we spent some time pondering the bravery, and really bold move, the signers of the Declaration of Independence took when they signed that historic document. But they paid a price for their courage. After all, … Continue reading

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Independence Day!

We have a tradition for the 4th of July at my house. A few friends gather and we share some picnic food – and then we read aloud the Declaration of Independence. I must tell you that every time I … Continue reading

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Second Billing

A long time ago, around 1954 or ’55 I was working at a TV station in Winston-Salem, NC. I had the night shift, so my days were free. A slightly older, but far more energetic young man, who was a … Continue reading

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