Americans this was almost our Independence Day. John Adams wrote to his wife, Abigail: “…July 2nd will go down in History. We’ll celebrate it parades and pomp and bells ringing and fireworks.” Because Congress actually rules in favor if Independence on July 2 but then officially accepted Jefferson’s declaration two days later, thus making the…[Read More]
Apparently June 4 is National Hug Your Cat Day. We are unsure who determines this “awareness day” but we are interested. We wonder how many cats are celebrating this event. The cats that would appreciate the annual embrace are into it but how about the aloof felines that would rather be left alone? Maybe they…[Read More]
This is the season of awards. Oscars, Golden Globes, Critics Choice, etc. It is the congratulations period of the movie industry and it means that the “Best” actors, writers, producers, sound, etc. are hopeful that they will get some hardware to prove that they among the best in their field. Awards season usually begins with…[Read More]
02/26/2012 No Comments
Most of the people on our “beaches” call this area the “Shore.” Have you ever called it the “Coast?” These are a couple pretty interesting discussions:
I grew up here and went to school in New York and North Jersey. I still go the “Beach” but my friends do visit me on the “Shore.” I live on the East “Coast.” In related news: Subs, Hoagies, Grinders, Heroes? Soda, Pop, Soda Pop? Mini-burger, Slider? Vacation, Holiday? Barbecue, Grill, Cookout?