Category Archives: Other media

Books, movies, television

Christmas for the Elderly Redux


This is by far the most popular blog I ever wrote, getting more than 2,000 readers on one day alone.  I have repeated it every year for those who have not seen it. I am among the elderly. I am … Continue reading

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Haiku


Sorry I haven’t been around much. I have quit watching the news, and buried myself in Christmas movies (Hallmark) and college football games. I just cannot stand what has been going on in this country since the trumpeter got elected. … Continue reading

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Karma beats Vengeance Every Time


Try this on for size, my friends. I just finished another book. One I bet many of you have read. The Obamas by Jodi Kantor, copyrighted 2012. In the last chapter, What We Came Here to Do”, she writes about … Continue reading

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On a happier note


I realize I have written some really dark posts lately, sounding like someone going over the edge. There is a line of rage in me, and I have let it rip out. But it is amazing what the subconcience holds, … Continue reading

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Friendships and non-friends


I continue to watch what is going on in this country, and in the world, under the trumpeter’s agenda. So I want to say once and for all. I am 76 years of age. I have been involved in politics … Continue reading

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War


We are headed into a new war. Like many of you, I have been following what is going on in the US and around the world very closely. I have been a bit obsessed with World War II, and watching … Continue reading

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There is no God


WOW, did I ever have an epiphany this afternoon. I was sleeping so deeply, and as has happened before, I was dreaming about NASCAR. I do that a lot. I woke up about 2:45, and got up to go to … Continue reading

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