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Musical and Dinner
Monday, September 21, 2015      8 comments

My work buddy and BFF Bex and I had a wonderful time at The Book of Mormon last night. I picked her up at 5:30 (1730) and we parked about half a mile from the Popejoy theater and walked down. Bex told me the musical was based on a South Park epi... Read more
The Book of Mormons
Sunday, September 20, 2015      8 comments

I'm getting ready to go pick up my buddy, Bex. We're going to see The Book of Mormon tonight. Afterward, we'll go somewhere downtown to eat. I'm always the designated driver, as Bex likes her beer and wine (not to excess). Probably be pretty lat... Read more
A Pirate Looks at Forty
Saturday, September 19, 2015      12 comments

It's International Talk Like a Pirate Day! Argh, me hearties! Jimmy Buffett, 1974 ... Read more
Silence Is Golden
Friday, September 18, 2015      14 comments

Frankie Vallie and the Four Seasons, 1964 Oh, don't it hurt deep inside To see someone do something' to her? Oh, don't it pain to see some... Read more
Copacabana
Thursday, September 17, 2015      8 comments

Barry Manilow, 1978 Her name was Lola, she was a showgirl With yellow feathers in her hair and a dress cut down to there She would merengue an... Read more
You Sexy Thing
Wednesday, September 16, 2015      11 comments

You Sexy Thing, By Hot Chocolate, 1975. There's something about the bouncy voices that makes me smile when I hear this one. I believe in miracles ... Read more
The State Fair
Wednesday, September 16, 2015      12 comments

Urg. I'm tired. Walked the pups 2.5 hours this morning (5.6 miles), then went to the State Fair. I'd thought about walking there (about 5 miles from my house), but decided not to. One of the daily themes for the day was Veterans and Active Duty ... Read more
Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star
Monday, September 14, 2015      12 comments

A classic (1806) English poem and lullaby. I didn't realize there was more than the first verse! Twinkle twinkle little star How I wonder what y... Read more
Don't Blink
Sunday, September 13, 2015      12 comments

After being so embarrassed at work for oversleeping Friday evening, I made sure my alarm was on on the iPhone (it was), turned up loud (check), and even set a backup for 5 minutes later. Then, I took the iPad and set the alarm on it. The State F... Read more
I'm Late, I'm Late
Saturday, September 12, 2015      8 comments

Louis Carroll wrote "Alice's Adventures in Wonderland" in 1865. In 1951, Disney released an animated version as "Alice in Wonderland". We meet the White Rabbit as he dashes around, singing "I'm late, I'm late". ... Read more
I Overslept!
Saturday, September 12, 2015      9 comments

I had a hard time sleeping today at home - got home, slowly dragged the pups 45 minutes about 1.5 miles. Got to sleep about noon. Woke up 1pm, 2:30, 4 ... and 7:25. Yikes - slept thru my alarm! Never done that before. I've misread my schedule in... Read more
Why'd You Come In Here Lookin' Like That
Friday, September 11, 2015      6 comments

Dolly Parton, 1989 In your cowboy boots and your painted-on jeans All decked out like a cowgirl's dream Why'd you come in here looking like th... Read more
Ain't No Mountain High Enough
Thursday, September 10, 2015      13 comments

Marvin Gaye and Tammi Terrell, 1970 Listen baby, ain't no mountain high, Ain't no valley low, ain't no river wide enough baby If you need... Read more
Maggie May
Wednesday, September 09, 2015      15 comments

Rod Stewart, 1971 Wake up Maggie I think I got something to say to you It's late September and I really should be back at school I know I keep... Read more
Crushin' It
Monday, September 07, 2015      9 comments

Labor Day is the unofficial end of summer (officially, the autumnal equinox is 23 September this year). Time to wind down the summer, kids are already back in school in most places, the air is getting crisper. Crushin' It, Brad Paisley, 2015 (D... Read more

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