Everyone loses someone in their lifetime. Whether it be family, a friend, a hero, a pet, or someone you have never met…like a celebrity. It always hurts in some way. It’s a sliding scale I guess. Family is the worst, especially if you are close. If not, it still hurts, but, since they weren’t in your life that much anyway…it’s more a feeling of regret … Continue reading Loss levels
Such a sad day and a great loss. I know everyone will talk about her in relation to the barriers she broke down for women, but, here she is from one of my favorite episodes of The Dick Van Dyke Show. Continue reading Mary Tyler Moore…what can I say
There is a big push on the internet to get Warrant Zevon into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. If rappers and hip hop artists, and I use that term loosely can get in…why not Warren….he was more than just a one hit wonder…Yesterday would have been his 70th birthday. Continue reading Happy Belated Birthday Warren Zevon
Only 107 years have passed since the birth of gypsy guitarist Django Reinhardt. He influenced so many, classical, country, rock guitar players…..so here on the anniversary of his birth…. Continue reading Happy Birthday Django….
I know….smoking is bad for you. Well….screw that. Cigar smoking is one of the last refuges of relaxation left to us. It isn’t your old man’s cigar you’re smoking anymore. The newer blends, newer flavors, and the quality of the cigars on the market today, are not the low end nickel smokes from days gone by. The mystique of a good Cuban Cigar is still … Continue reading Cigar Smoking
Yesterday, my niece gave birth to our newest Great nephew London …a boy who is gonna change the world. So, since today is Sam Cooke’s birthday (1931 -64) …here is a song for both Continue reading Happy Birthday Sam Cooke
Best wishes to Jack Nicklaus on his 77th birthday. His record for victories will never be broken in my estimation. No matter what people say about Tiger Woods, Jack is still the best. Continue reading Happy Birthday Golden Bear