Author Archives: Ray V.
Music isn’t extra. Music isn’t additional. Music isn’t discretionary. Music isn’t an add on. Music isn’t disposable Music education is core. It’s fundamental It’s necessary. It’s an irreplacable component of a holistic and meaningful education. That’s what music is. Vaughan … Continue reading
“Punctuality is the courtesy of kings, the honor of a gentleman and the certain obligation of a man in business” … Continue reading
Many of us grew up with these multi-use devices. While their efficacy might be questioned today, we did enjoy the drills and took comfort in the promises that they would protect us. I’m not sure how well they would hold … Continue reading
The next time your wife gets angry, drape a towel over her shoulders (like a cape) and exclaim, “Now You are Super Angry!” Maybe she will laugh Maybe you will get hurt. *** Follow this blog for more relationship advice … Continue reading
“Inflation – that’s the price we pay for those government benefits everybody thought were free.” -Ronald Reagan, 40th President True then, true today, true tomorrow.
“Do not neglect your music, it will be a companion which will sweeten many hours of your life” -Thomas Jefferson This song, released on The Captured Angel album in 1975, has been a frequent companion in my life for 44 … Continue reading
Happiness? A good cigar, a good meal and a good woman – or a bad woman: It depends on how much happiness you can handle. -George Burns
So Daffy Duck and Elmer Fudd break into a distillery. Daffy turns to Elmer and says, “Is this whiskey?” Elmer replies, “Yeah, but not as whiskey as wobbing a bank.” You need to be at least 50 years old to … Continue reading
“The longer I live, the more convinced I am that this planet is used by other planets as a lunatic asylum” -George Bernard Shaw