Category Archives: Other media

Books, movies, television

Royal Pains 2015


OK, I cannot really say too much about the new season after just one episode. Nor can I make any predictions. Actually, in the past, when I tried to make predictions about any television show (including Lost), I would discover … Continue reading

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Time Warner Cable afterword


I have made a deal with TWC. It made me step back a bit, and perhaps not so pleased because so far as I can tell, helps only me, but I have had some fellow residents not so happy I … Continue reading

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Time Warner Cable


Well, the big suits at another corporate world have done it again. They sat around and talked about how they could squeeze more money out of their watchers. And decided to go all digital. But, and this is a big … Continue reading

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Staying low


Lately I have been staying off the computer a lot because there is so much stupidity going on in politics, and in talichristians. The Texas School Board has approved a new history textbook for the students proclaiming that Moses was … Continue reading

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2014 in review


The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2014 annual report for this blog. Here's an excerpt: A New York City subway train holds 1,200 people. This blog was viewed about 6,900 times in 2014. If it were a NYC subway … Continue reading

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December 7, 1941


It is just after 1:00 in the morning here where I am, and I have taken a break from crocheting scarves, while watching sappy Hallmark Christmas shows, and I have taken noticed of today’s date, a day that will truly … Continue reading

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Update on Peter Capaldi who was in Local Hero


To all my fans who read and re-read the post about Local Hero, the movie – I have written in my original posting about Peter Capaldi who played Danny Olson, and mentioned his guesting on The Vicar of Dibley and … Continue reading

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