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]
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As baseball ends and football begins, sports fans everywhere decide which of their teams will receive the focus of their sports energy. Are you lucky enough to have one of the few hardball squads engaged in a Pennant Chase? Are your boys going to have a decent pigskin campaign? Maybe neither of your teams are any good and you can catch up on all those great shows that just won Emmys. The fall is choc full of tough choices. Is your DVR overflowing? Is Netflix arriving fast enough? Is hockey or basketball my next chance of sports fan heaven? Should I start working on my Halloween costume? Do I have Columbus Day plans? Should I re-book my summer rental? Organize yourselves and do one thing at a time. You won’t be able to get it all done. Hopefully your teams and your shows are doing well and you make time for family, friends and your dog.