Jeff Dunham cancelled in Comedy Central red state purge

About 50 years ago CBS ruled the roost with a series of shows that appealed to rural audiences such as Petticoat Junction, ,Beverly Hillbillies, Mayberry R.F.D., and Hogan's Heroes. Around 1971 these shows were canceled in what was called the Rural purge. They were all still popular, all still successful but generally paned by urban … Continue reading Jeff Dunham cancelled in Comedy Central red state purge

Well that’s an ego killer

Was feeling a bit better today so we went off for a few frames of candlepin bowling. After some decidedly average bowling I dropped off the shoes and my wife went up to pay while I went to get the youngest at the pinball machine. When the clerk took the sheet the first words out … Continue reading Well that’s an ego killer

I think it’s safe to say the countdown is on…

...when you get news like this: This is the first time a conference for all of Israel’s Heads of Missions has been held. The idea is to facilitate direct dialogue with the country’s leaders, mutual updates on major diplomatic issues, and a discussion of action plans to deal with the challenges awaiting the State of … Continue reading I think it’s safe to say the countdown is on…

That last calm day…

It's open house -4 days which means it's going to be relatively calm around here, but that is soon going to change. We have picked up the various foodstuffs (except the braciole meat which I'll grab on Friday), we are ready for Lasagna, Ham, Chicken Wings, Sauce and braciole (sometimes misspelled as brigole). We have … Continue reading That last calm day…