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]
07/27/2012 No Comments
Come together…right now…over Lolo Jones, Michael Phelps, Hope Solo, Ryan Lochte, Rebecca Bross, Allyson Felix, Natalie Coughlin, Jonathan Horton, Maya Moore, Kerry Walsh, Misty May-Treanor, Tyson Gay, Bryan Clay, Misy Franklin, Mariel Zagunis, Alex Morgan, David Boudia, Kevin Durant, Steven Lopez, Jordan Burroughs, Bob and Mike Bryan, Ali Bernard, Khatuna Lorig, Abby Wambach, and about 580 other world class athletes donning the Red, White and Blue. In this ridiculous political season where differences are emphasized over common ground all too often, let’s agree to root for our archers, wrestlers, divers and all the representatives of our great country. Have some fun. Watch fencing. Unite around our Olympic hopefuls.