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Influenza
Wednesday, January 09, 2013      15 comments

The last night I worked, I did 3 viral swabs on patients in the Emergency Department with fever and coughs - 2 came back positive for Influenza A. Scrubbed my hands nearly raw! So far, I'm without fever, cough or body aches, but my tummy hurts (... Read more
Cold as Ice
Tuesday, January 08, 2013      12 comments

Foreigner in 1977 - getting colder here! You're as cold as ice You're willing to sacrifice our love You never take advice Someday, you'll pay the price, I know ... Read more
Snow Bird
Sunday, January 06, 2013      11 comments

Anne Murray, 1970 Beneath it's snowy mantle cold and clean, The unborn grass lies waiting for its coat to turn to green. The snowbird sings the song he always sings, And speaks to me of flowers that will bloom again in spring. ... Read more
One Way or Another
Saturday, January 05, 2013      8 comments

Blondie made this a big hit in 1978. Per Wiki, Debbie Harry was inspired to write this when she was stalked by an ex-boyfriend. I heard this today, and the song has been stuck in my head. One way or another, I'm gonna find ya. I'm go... Read more
Make New Friends, But Keep the Old
Thursday, January 03, 2013      10 comments

An old campfire song ... Make new friends, but keep the old. One is silver, the other is gold. A circle is round, it has no end. That's how long, I wi... Read more
Feels Like the First Time
Thursday, January 03, 2013      9 comments

Starting a new year, month or any change always seems to feel like the first time. Forget the (bad) old and embrace the new! (Remember the good old) Foreigner 1977 I would climb any mountain, sail across the stormy sea If that's what... Read more
New Attitude
Wednesday, January 02, 2013      11 comments

This is what I need - a reboot - new attitude! Patti LaBelle, 1985 Running hot, Running cold, I was running into overload, That was extreme. I took it so h... Read more
Auld Lang Syne - Raise Your Glass!
Monday, December 31, 2012      9 comments

A New Year's Classic Should auld acquaintance be forgot, And never brought to mind? Should auld acquaintance be forgot, And auld lang syne! Chorus.-For aul... Read more
Circle of Life
Monday, December 31, 2012      10 comments

From The Lion King - Music by Elton John, lyrics by Tim Rice, 1994 From the day we arrive on the planet And blinking, step into the sun There's more to see than can ever be seen More to do than can ever be done There's far too much ... Read more
Whenever You Remember
Saturday, December 29, 2012      9 comments

Carrie Underwood 2005 When you look back on times we had I hope you smile And know that through the good and through the bad I was on your side when nobody could hold us down We claimed the brightest star And we, we came so f... Read more
Theme to All in the Family (Those Were the Days)
Saturday, December 29, 2012      9 comments

I remember the show well. Archie was such a bigot! Archie and Edith Bunker (Carroll O'Conner and Jean Stapleton) sang it together at the piano. Boy the way Glen Miller played Songs that made the hit parade. Guys like us we had it... Read more
Those Were the Days
Friday, December 28, 2012      12 comments

Mary Hopkins recorded it in 1968 - per Wiki, it was translated from an old Russian romance song. Once upon a time there was a tavern Where we used to raise a glass or two Remember how we laughed away the hours And think of all the gre... Read more
It Was a Very Good Year
Thursday, December 27, 2012      8 comments

The year is winding down - and, I know there have been many troubles (hurricanes, fires, earthquakes, murders and accidents ...) - but there always are troubles. Frank Sinatra gave us a rose-colored glasses review of his life in 1961. W... Read more
Deck the Halls
Wednesday, December 26, 2012      10 comments

Deck the halls with boughs of holly, Fa la la la la, la la la la. Tis the season to be jolly, Fa la la la la, la la la la. Don we now our gay apparel, F... Read more
Here Comes Santa Claus
Monday, December 24, 2012      10 comments

Gene Autry recorded this in 1947 Here comes Santa Claus, Here comes Santa Claus, Right down Santa Claus Lane, Vixen and Blitzen and all his reindeer Pullin' on the reins. ... Read more

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