Monthly Archives: November 2011

The End is Nigh!

I’m sure you are all aware by now that the Mayans have hypothesized the world will come to an end next year.  This is not to be confused with the predictions that the world was going to end earlier this … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving . . . and Alex

[Thanksgiving morning] Just the photos taken Thanksgiving morning, and then the initial lighting of the Christmas lights on Broadway with pre-festivities at Fort Alexandria on Friday.  Interspersed among the photos are some Alexandria videos (not mine) borrowed from YouTube where … Continue reading

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MY LIFE (in 500 words or less)

[The latest Newsweek had a story about the requirement to do exactly that on college application forms.  I have no recollection of ever having to do that in my time.  So, I thought I’d see if I could still get … Continue reading

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Quickie

Just to cover the “news” that occurred after Nature Calls II hit the airwaves last night.  Grandson Tom, above, in his role as Arpad Novack in The Perfume Shop, a play at the Belfry Theatre in Noblesville, Indiana.  Tom is … Continue reading

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Nature Calls II

For those of you just tuning in expecting to see “Get Down, Get Funky,” that is now the preceding article.  We were overwhelmed today by a plethora of nature – undoubtedly as a result of the first snowfall.  So, I … Continue reading

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Get Down, Get Funky!

OK, more about the scoreboard later.  In keeping with tradition, we will first attempt to have the storyline have something to do with the title.  That means, of course, Funky Gumbo Trio (though sometimes more).  Thursday night, the boys were playing … Continue reading

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They Had a Good Goalie*

[I’m leading off with the voices of the Cardinals, Dave Harris and Bob Cunniff, because I can.  The new camera exposes vistas on the far side of the arena.] *Those five words are the medical equivalent of “your gall bladder … Continue reading

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