Tag Archives: Charlie HopBrew

Some Soccer, Some Other Stuff-It's Saturday

It’s a warm, foggy Saturday morning here in post-election New Hampshire.  Most of the political signs are put away, and gunshots now ring through the hillsides. Rebellion against the new socialist state?  Post-election right wing despair?  Nah.  Hunting season.  It’s … Continue reading

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Piercy, Phelps, Phillies, Phantastic Phootball Phanatics … and of Course the USWNT … and Elvis!

First (from The Writer’s Almanac), a wonderful poem by Marge Piercy to start your day with something introspective – before diving into the usual sports-centric deluge! This poem runs along the thought-path I was pursuing last night just before sleep. … Continue reading

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HollyCornblog Hits the Road Again

The peripatetic HollyCornblog and Charlie HopBrew are heading down the coast to Philly today and hope to stop at Capone’s Restaurant in Norristown … by all accounts a mecca for aficionados! They’re taking their growler (as well as their dog, … Continue reading

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Hey – It's FRIDAY!

I’m in a bit of a hurry this morning, as I’m heading off for a weekend visit to HollyCornblog and Charlie HopBrew this afternoon. Stay tuned for more news on that front. Meanwhile, the USWNT plays Canada tomorrow at RFK. … Continue reading

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HollyCornblog Can Go Home Again

Yup, HollyCornblog and Charlie Hopbrew are heading north from Ashville where they spent several days exploring the sites and sampling the local microbrews. I had asked them to check out Thomas Wolfe’s House, which they did … getting a nice … Continue reading

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VA Cover-Up – Nice Job Katzie

This sorry story about Dr. Ira Katz’ e-mail cover-up of veterans’ suicide statistics is just disgusting, if true. (And given the track record of this administration, I have to think it’s true. As with the response to Hurricane Katrina … … Continue reading

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