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I guess I'm the crying on the inside kind of clown

Harry’s Birthday? I Could’ve Sworn it Was on July 31?

Today makes the 20th anniversary of the publication of a children’s book. That’s usually not a monumental occasion in popular culture. But in this case it’s like the release date for Meet the Beatles. On this date Harry Potter and … Continue reading

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Come Mud or High Winds

I went to the farm yesterday to help with this ^^^. Some would say that the John Deere doesn’t look “that stuck” but it surely was. It was passing over a long patch of ground that we suspect has a … Continue reading

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A Bevy of Brews

Somehow I managed to pick up a 72 hour bug of some sort while in the Twin Cities. This was a major calamity because it meant that I couldn’t drink beer. Brothers and sisters, we’re talking Shakespearean levels of tragedy … Continue reading

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If Eternity Should Fail

  Sassy’s Mom, an old friend of ours, wanted to see Iron Maiden and didn’t want to go alone. Guess who got the call saying “I bought you a ticket”? So there I was, in the Xcel Center in St … Continue reading

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A Fond Remembrance of a Black Sheep Show

http://www.avclub.com/article/night-court-was-black-sheep-nbcs-sitcom-dynasty-255957 Ah, Night Court, I remember you well. I do remember watching it back in the day, at the bottom of that block of Thursday night comedies. We always skipped Cosby because it seemed just way too kid oriented. Family … Continue reading

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I’ve Never Seen That But I Have Seen This

One of my friends in the UK posted spectacular photos of the ruins of an old abbey. I was impressed and yet a bit saddened. Here in the US we really don’t have anything like that. This country is still … Continue reading

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Meanwhile, in the Rose Garden

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