Monthly Archives: July 2012

Dear Mr. Zuckerberg

Dear Mr. Zuckerberg, How are you?  I’m pretty good. I sure like your Facebook.  Today, though, I got a message on Facebook that said “We received feedback that you sent friend requests to people you don’t know, so you won’t be … Continue reading

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Seattle 1962

It’s hard to image Seattle without its Space Needle.  That would be like Paris without the Eiffel Tower.  Similar, too, because both were built for world’s fairs. It’s hard to believe, but it’s been fifty years since the Seattle World’s Fair of … Continue reading

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Rick & Mike

I’ve said it here before, but it’s worth repeating.  It takes a village… to make me look half decent on television. Today I said goodbye to two people who have been making me look as good as possible on TV for a long … Continue reading



Greg Rixen is with us from Happy Harry’s Bottle Shop in Grand Forks this evening on WDAZ News @5 with some new proucts to show us.

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John O’Hurley

  This evening on WDAZ News @5, from Dancing with the Stars and Seinfeld, we’ll chat with actor John O’Hurley.

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Save a Critter

“Save A Critter” Fundraiser for the Circle of Friends Humane Society Local venders are gathering to raise awareness for the many pets available for adoption at the Circle of Friends Humane Society. Join us Saturday, July 21, 2012 from 10 … Continue reading

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Had a great time talking to employees of Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Dakota at their annual employee luncheon today in Fargo.  I did my little jokes and tried to impart a (very) little wisdom, at least in theory. … Continue reading

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This evening on WDAZ News @5, we’ll talk with Venice Fulton, the author of the new book “Six Weeks to OMG.”

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Dear Robin

Dear Robin… I read in the papers (and the television script they handed me this evening) that you’re going to be anchoring WDAY News @5 beginning Monday. I think you’ll like it.  I’ve been anchoring WDAZ News @5 in Grand … Continue reading

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Ryan, Ed and Me

Ryan Bakken dropped my name in his Grand Forks Herald column today.  He compares me (somewhat) favorably to Ed Schultz. In the same piece Ryan also writes about chest hair, aging and pie.  Keep in mind while you’re reading that Mr. … Continue reading

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