Category Archives: Personal

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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Mea Culpa

If jihadists control Iraq I blame Bush, sorry but this time I really do. Yes the Democrats and in particular their leader (where-ever he came from) did walk away from a victory, a prize in our eyes but not to … Continue reading

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Bare Ass Firefighting

At the blog  Knuckledraggin My Life Away  Ken had a post on how he lost his last few cars.   I can’t top his efforts for carnage, but I think I can top him for humiliation. How I lost my last … Continue reading

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Loose Goose

As I’ve mentioned it is a quirk of the avian species that when I’m trying to photograph them on the river (where they are faster than I) any closer than 100 yards and they are off.   Often, on land, (where … Continue reading

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