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tribute to my mom

My commentary at the Wilmington Senior Center Lifetime Achievement Awards Celebration, Peg Tigue: 2014 Recipient of the David G. Menser Award.

Good evening.

Thank you to the Wilmington Senior Center for allowing me a few moments to speak on behalf of a woman I love very much and, more importantly, to participate in a celebration of her lifetime of service to our community, state and nation. 461 more words

Community

Best Wishes To Kevin Drum

Mother Jones’ Kevin Drum has been diagnosed with cancer. We send our best wishes (and prayers, such as they are) to Mr. Drum and we hope for a speedy recovery.

The Small Print

India’s Hero-worship Obsession

Let me start with the genesis of this blog. An argument with an old friend rattled my brain on the topic of hero-worship in general—the human psychology behind hero-worship. 994 more words

Cricket

Hero Worship – 'Guardians of The Galaxy'

By Jason McCall
Segment Producer

https://ktsw899.files.wordpress.com/2014/10/ep-4_final-session_mixdown.mp3

Although the superhero film genre has been around for quite sometime, there’s never been a truly successful formula for a good superhero flick. 562 more words

Other Side Drive Podcast

Can we berry this holiday already?

MUFFIN MONDAY: Low-sugar Maple Berry Muffins

When I looked at the calendar recently and saw Christopher Columbus Day listed I actually did a double take to remind myself “oh yeah—that’s still a thing.” Living in California (or I’d imagine Oregon, Nevada, Hawaii, South Dakota) you tend to forget about this as anything other than a really annoying bank holiday. 845 more words

Baking

Hero Worship – Tim Burton's Batman Turns 25, Fans Start To Feel Old

By Jason McCall
Segment Producer

https://ktsw899.files.wordpress.com/2014/09/hero-worship-ep-3_mixdown.mp3

In 1989 something very special happened. No, I’m not referring to the fact that Michael Jordan scored his 10,000 point in the NBA. 457 more words

Other Side Drive Podcast

Stick It To Him!

I’m really not sure what I’m more upset about. That he hit a child (his OWN child) with a STICK. More than once. Hard enough to leave marks. 452 more words