Back back back in the late 1950s there was an early television sitcom known as the Phil Silvers Show. It gets a lengthy report on Wikipedia, including mention of a memorable episode that my memory refocused on Friday night when … Continue reading
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Tagged beauracracy, blood tests, cluster f***, doctors, ER, examination, health, health care, hopsital, humor, humorous situation, medical examination, medical test, misidentification, Mismanagement, mistaken idenity, procedures, Process
I think we have reached the saturation point…or else it’s another sign that my retirement, which is now in its unbelievable 12th year, has taken me out of the mainstream and numbed my senses. So what is it I’m trying … Continue reading
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Tagged ANDY GRIFFITH, APATHY, BACHLORETTE, breaking news, congress, DEAL OR NO DEAL, GONG SHOW, HAMMOCK, HOWIE MANDEL, LAZINESS, LETHERGY, malaise, media, media overload, natural disasters, news, news media, politics, Shootings, television, tv, UNCARING, YES TO THE DRESS
Yep, I’ve got issues, but I am not one to bore folks reading my blog. What’s that you say, my blog has bored you many times! See, I have issues. Here are some of my latest…just for sharing. Apple Cares … Continue reading
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Tagged apple, backache, bills, broke, cell phones, computer parts, computers, diet, doctors, eat, fat, finanaces, house, hunger, injections spine, Issues, money, needles, qppetite, surgery, technology
Today is January 1st, my annual day of reflection. It usually takes only a minute or so of shallow thought. I don’t even sit in my thinking chair. The reflection this year is the same as last. It’s not the … Continue reading
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Tagged 2018, ben grauer, celebration, countdown, dick clark, holiday, new year, New Years Eve., New York, ryan seacrest, times square
Would you believe there was the slightest “nip” in the air this morning? Wow, it’s definitely fall! It’s not always easy to tell here in South Florida. The seasonal changes are subtle and this has a tremendous effect on your … Continue reading
Posted in environment, gardening, weather, WHATEVER!
Tagged dates, fall, Florida, flowers, seasons, spring, summer, time, weater, winter
One thing about me is that I never fear a challenge unless it involves live animals that have a tendency to bite…hard. This has worked both ways for me. Sometimes I do okay, even surprise myself with my accomplishments. Other … Continue reading
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Tagged apple cake, baker, baking, bread, cake, challah, chef, cook, cooking, cooking art, cuisine, culinary, dough, kitchen, pastry
So things are a little rough for you right now, huh? Well, more than likely things could be worse. Take the burrowing owls of Broward County here in South Florida. Their homes are literally being plowed over or bulldozed under … Continue reading
Four years ago, in July, I posted a piece on Marc’s Blog very similar to an edition I just posted prior to this one (about growing grass, the lawn type) …but I didn’t remember anything about the earlier posting until … Continue reading
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Tagged garden, grass, grass seed, green, green thumb, lawn, mowing, sod, summer
I am grass challenged. Now, right off the bat I suppose I better clarify that I am talking about the grass that grows in the lawn outside your house, or the grass that’s in the neighborhood park, or the grass … Continue reading
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Tagged fertilizer, gardening, grass, grass seed, green, greenery, landscaping, lawn, lawn care, lawn mowing, neighborhood, sox