Late this morning many of you may have heard that the SCOTUS has upheld Obamacare, despite the plain language of the law. Indeed, Antonin Scalia wrote a blistering minority opinion, and, as only happens rarely, asked and presented it from the bench. His closing comment may be the definitive statement … Continue reading
Hello, all, before I get to this week’s movie talk–The In-laws–I’ll make a short stop over to The Americanization of Emily. This was mentioned last week by someone–you know how we get from movie to movie when we talk… It’s Julie Andrews in-between Mary Poppins & The sound of music, … Continue reading
I tend to view things like Fathers Day rather cynically. That most likely simply represents the troglodyte in me. Generally I find I am a lot more comfortable when speaking or praising others than hearing it of me. But occasionally I run into something that strikes me. So I offer … Continue reading
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A word of thanks to BDB (otherwise known as Beloved Admin) for his gracious and prompt hospitality here! I put it before the quorum: Is there any sentiment (other than mine in the affirmative) around the notion of a “tip jar” being passed in aid of effort being expended on … Continue reading
Typing, anyway. I have figured out a cumbersome way to check for new comments, other than memorizing how many there were on a post the last time you looked. Way up top, under your browser bar, it should say “Ball Diamond Ball” next to a little house. When you click … Continue reading
That’s not my autobiography. I just had time the other day, so I decided to watch this movie. I imagine everyone not a kid has seen it–because I’ve seen quotes on the internet for more than a dozen years, in the weirdest places. The internet does have that about it–it makes things … Continue reading
If I put in some text maybe the photo will show up on the home page. Let’s see. Nope.
Read about this movie in our local paper and will go see it next week. Based on the book of the same title. The trailer looks good: http://www.ridethethundermovie.com/. It’s about time, too. I take my dad for a pedicure at a Vietnamese owned nail salon. Once, Judy asked if Dad is … Continue reading
Well, they aren’t really “buttons” are they? For some reason, I’m a “community organizer” for this blog. The rest of you are, for the most part, contributors. I hope that BDB isn’t thinking that I am with no marketable skills like that President guy. Sooooo, I’m thinking that if we … Continue reading