Author Archives: On the North River

About On the North River

Forty years toiled in the Tel-com industry, married for 36 years widowed at sixty-one. New girlfriend at sixty-five. Tea Party supporter. Today a follower of the God-Emperor Donald. Do like to kayak, cook, take photos, bike, watch old movies and read.

PETA Fights for Oysters’ Rights in Push for Veganism!

When I saw this, at first I thought it was another spoof from “The Babylon Bee”. In its new crusade for veganism, People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) has rushed to the defense of oysters and other bivalves, … Continue reading

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HBO should stick to porn.

Why HBO’s “Chernobyl” Gets Nuclear So Wrong Since the start of HBO’s mini-series about the 1986 nuclear disaster, “Chernobyl,” journalists have praised the series for getting the facts of the event right, even if its creators took some creative liberties. … Continue reading

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Watching the Ship.

The Ship What is dying I am standing on the seashore, a ship sails in the morning breeze and starts for the ocean. She is an object of beauty and I stand watching her till at last she fades on … Continue reading

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Brace yourself, more winning!

Mexico is sending 6,000 troops to secure its border ahead of Trump’s tariff deadline by Tim Pearce  | June 07, 2019 12:37 PM Mexico intends to send 6,000 National Guard troops to its southern border to head off the threat … Continue reading

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In great deeds…

I read today as a prelude to a story about D-Day commemorations the phrase “This will be the last significant observation of this event. Because only a handful of living veterans are now participating and none will be alive for … Continue reading

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Reagan at Normandy (1984)


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Europe’s last chance.

The same holds for the USA.

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Greatest Generation.

D-Day veteran, 97, parachutes into Normandy 75 years later

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Movies that won’t play: June 2019

I wish someone would give me a idea if this intermittent thread is of interest to anyone. Based on the story of the 2000 Kursk submarine disaster, Kursk follows the final hours of an “unsinkable” Russian nuclear submarine as it … Continue reading

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Lizzie adding to her resume’.

OK, it’s a joke.  Lighten up!

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