Thanks

Thanksgiving is one of the most reflective of holidays. At least it is for me. Sometimes about now I like to make a little list of some of the things I’m thankful for. Not the big stuff necessarily. That’s sort of a given. Rather, some of the little things I’ve picked up on in my…
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Watergate And The “Witch Hunt”

Public impeachment hearings begin in the House this week in Washington. They won’t just be seen on the cable news networks this time. Daytime game shows and soap operas will give way to the first public testimony on the major broadcast networks as well. Some of us of a certain age recall another set of…
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Gene Autry

Ken Burns’ wonderful, new documentary series County Music on PBS is just terrific. I hope you got a chance to see it. I was especially taken with one particular section of the film, on the country’s “singing cowboys” of the late 1940’s and early 1950’s. It got me thinking. That’s not always a good thing,…
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October (Scam) Fest

I don’t like online scammers very much. You know, the kind who steal the identity of a Facebook friend and then try to convince you to give up your personal information. It’s not very nice. So, from time time, I like to turn the tables on the scammers a little bit and, at the very…
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Facebook Fury

It’s funny what will get some people riled up on Facebook. I started posting on Facebook many years ago as a way to bring attention to some of the stories and interviews I was doing on television at the time. These days I post for my own amusement and perhaps for a bit of shameless…
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