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]
01/03/2013 No Comments
You’ve been to the gym. You’ve called your mother. You’ve learned two words of that new language. You’ve read a chapter of that book your cousin recommended. You’ve stayed away from fast food so far. You’ve watched one episode of that TV show everyone’s talking about. You’ve picked the movie from your list that you’re going to watch. You’ve walked. You’ve said nice things to someone. You probably haven’t rented that house for the week at the Jersey Shore yet. You will. You are resolute.