Category Archives: America

Still Remembering

A story with links to many stories. I will aways remember. Yes, Remember.   If nothing else, please take a few minutes and listen to this piece of music composed by Jessica Locke. Haunting is an understatement.

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Ol’ Black Eyes Nails It

It was the Summer of 1972 and having just a few dollars saved up, I went shopping with my grandparents at the Two Guys Department Store on Rt. 22 in Union, NJ. At the age of 12, my goal that … Continue reading

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Corporate Spin (aka BS)

I read today that the bank branch that I have been using for almost 20 years, is closing this Spring. That, in and of itself is not a crisis in my life as most of our banking is done online. … Continue reading

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I bet that I am not the only one who can’t wait until next Wednesday. Regardless of the results, anything will be better than 24/7 politics everywhere you look. I feel compelled to comment on how crazy it has gotten. … Continue reading

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Knockin’ Back A Bud Lite. . .

Not my brew of choice, but it’s part of the song, which is now ten years old. Happy Labor Day, Y’all.

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Wednesday Wisdom (Sort of)

“You can’t have a light without a dark to stick it in” Arlo Guthrie. More wit, wisdom, and music from Arlo’s “Alice’s Restaurant” record (I am the proud owner of a vinyl copy) Any aging hippies out there?

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In America

Happy Independence day, Y’all. This is the Charlie Daniels Band patriotic hit song from 1980. The song was released during the Iranian Hostage crisis and showed the renewed patriotism in the United States during that time. The song was also … Continue reading

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