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Head start into a marriage weekend

Thousands of swooning fans (mostly of the female variety, although some have dragged their husbands with them) scream their lungs out as crooner Michael Bublé puts his microphone back in the stand, pauses for air, and then sings the next line of… 210 more words

A Song For You

Seven things learned from seven years of marriage

A week ago I celebrated my seventh anniversary of life as a married man.  Truthfully, if you’d approached me around the time George W. Bush was accepting his re-nomination for a second term and said that ten years hence I’d be happily settled with a wife and a teenage son, I’d have inquired, pointedly, as to the quality of the copious reams of narcotics you were obviously inhaling.   1,858 more words

Life, The Universe And Everything

And They Say Gangsta Rap Is Violent

Baltimore’s Normals is one of my favorite used bookstores. When I was there on Sunday, Ella Fitzgerald was singing “To Keep My Love Alive,” a Rodgers and Hart song from the  “ 318 more words

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That Time I Punched a Youth.

Just kidding.

I didn’t punch her.

But let me tell you…

I was REALLY CLOSE, man. REALLY, REALLY CLOSE.

So, what did this poor, misguided soul say that got me so fired up? 1,189 more words

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