Monthly Archives: November 2008

Plaxico Weirdness? Chris Matthews Running? Other Sunday Sundries …

One of the oddest stories I noticed yesterday was about Plaxico Burress shooting himself in the leg. That seems a particularly inept and bizarre move in a strange year for Plaxico. The Redskins-Giants game was looking like a close call … Continue reading

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Looking for My Joy

I’m practicing getting better at entering the Blip.fm code here. In the meantime … West Memphis?  Slidell? (My money’s on Slidell.) πŸ˜‰

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Updates, Tidbits, Left-overs

Went to see Rachel Getting Married at the Red River Theatres last night – and I would HIGHLY recommend it.  Here’s a link to a bunch of reviews … nearly all just as positive as the one I have in … Continue reading

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Gratitude Gives Way as Shoppers Rampage

This isn’t funny at all. It’s bizarre.  Unfathomable.  It’s one of those incidents that makes me feel like America is just a big, mindless appetite, ravening and rampaging. What am I talking about?  This. Suddenly, witnesses and the police said, … Continue reading

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Obama and Poetry

From The Poetry Foundation (via Alice) here is a link to a wonderful podcast on the subject of our new president’s relationship to poetry. How refreshing is it to even be able to contemplate such a subject!?

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The Real Everlasting Love

Thanks to CB – here’s the real deal!  This is the Robert Knight version … and turns out it was 1967. httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tuRFV9oVCP4

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Farmer Joe

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The Day After

I hope everyone had an awesome Thanksgiving. Here in Canterbury, we gathered with family and friends, food, frivolity, and football. A wonderful day was capped off with some rousing games of Bananagrams — and then a big Eagles win! Dinner … Continue reading

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For CB

High school memories – sorta.  What would this be – Homecoming 1969? 1968?

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Happy Thanksgiving!

It’s a day to be thankful!  The sun is out.  We are gathering with family and friends.  Obama is taking charge. And Ann Coulter’s jaw is still wired shut. On a more serious note, here’s a nice piece from The … Continue reading

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