Tuesday, May 19, 2015

Back In The Day...



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Using my Amazon FireStik I have been enjoying reruns of some of my favorite older TV shows, especially the multiple episode, multiple season series specials such as The Sopranos, The Wire, Boardwalk Empire, 6 Feet Under, and the like. I am currently immersed in Season Two of The X Files. Just imagine... No commercials and no week-long waiting between episodes.

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Did You Know . . .?

In Japan, the original version of the 'pinky swear' meant that if you didn't keep your promise, you'd have to cut off your pinky finger.

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WORD FOR TODAY

trove
noun
A collection of valuable items discovered or found, as in a treasure-trove.

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BIRTHDAYS

Born May 19, 1939

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Sunday, April 12, 2015

DON'T SMOKE!

     


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About 60 years ago -- when I was 15 -- I started smoking cigarettes.

Exactly 30 years ago on April 12, 1985 I stopped smoking cigarettes.

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Tuesday, March 17, 2015

Looking To The Future




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Although I have not been active lately in filling the blog with interesting content, I fully intend to return to it in the near future.

I just don't know how soon that will be.

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Friday, February 27, 2015

SPOCK




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Leonard Nimoy died at age 83.

Mister Spock lived long and prospered.

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Saturday, February 21, 2015

Charity

     


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Charity degrades those who receive it and hardens those who dispense it.
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Sunday, February 15, 2015

Mountains

     


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The clouds painted the mountains differing colors this morning, so I tried to catch the contrasts with my camera.

Cloudy Day Over The Catalinas
8:30 A.M. 2/15/2015  Just East of Tucson, Arizona

Then it started to rain, just a sprinkle though, so I snapped another shot.


Again, Cloudy Day Over The Catalinas
8:45 A.M. 2/15/2015  Just East of Tucson, Arizona

As always, you can view the photo full-size by clicking on the the picture.

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Wednesday, February 4, 2015

Valentine Day's A'Comin' 'Roun' The Bend




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The following picture is of a Valentine's Day 
display on Speedway Blvd. near Pantano Rd.


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