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]
09/25/2012 No Comments
The ocean temperature is still in the disco era (70’s – see what I did there?). If you left the Jersey Shore (more specifically Point Pleasant Beach)for the summer or live here all year or just started a winter rental or are smart enough to vacation in Sept/Oct, jump in. Well, don’t jump in without lifeguards. That isn’t safe but you can at least feel the sea on your feet and appreciate it without anyone screaming behind or throwing out trash near you. That’s not the case all summer but we all know there a few little annoyances that come with volume of people. It’s mellow now. Stick your toes in the ocean, be careful and smile.