Category Archives: Personal

I did that.

My father worked at Sears. One day I came into the store to buy something and stopped by his department to say hello.  He was talking with another employee and the store manager, whom he introduced me too.  Then he … Continue reading

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Here’s a post that hit a responsive chord…

I’ve seen this on several different blogs.   So why am I also posting it?  So I can reprint my comment from American Digest on my own blog (I’m doing too much commenting on other peoples sites lately and not enough … Continue reading

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Public Transport straight to …

The Unbearable Heaviness of Light Rail & Public Transport Over at American Digest , Vanderleun opened up (in-between packing for his move) on the 21st Century anachronistic hold-over from the twentieth century nineteenth century/mid-twentieth century marvel,  Public Transportation.  Back before … Continue reading

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Sin City: The sequel…A personal view.

Sin City: A Dame to Kill For opened in eighth place with just $6.32 million. That’s down a stunning 78 percent from the original Sin City‘s debut. Excluding his first movie, El Mariachi, this is the third-lowest debut of director … Continue reading

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Doug: 7th ENG’s Vietnam 69-70

  7th Engineer Batallion USMC OP-6 West of DaNang

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Do little boys still have heroes?

Actor James Garner, whose whimsical style in the 1950s TV Western “Maverick” led to a stellar career in TV and films such as “The Rockford Files” and his Oscar-nominated “Murphy’s Romance,” has died, … He was 86.   The first … Continue reading

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Fortieth What?

Does a Wedding Anniversary stop being a anniversary when one partner is gone? A few days before the wedding my mother, sister and their friends gave Donie a Bridal Shower.  The only picture I have of that.That’s probably exactly forty … Continue reading

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