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My Best Friend Bill, Whom I've Never Met

It’s been a couple months now and I still can’t wrap my head around it. It’s like, when you find out something about a person and it completely changes everything you’ve known for your entire relationship. 3,153 more words

Vegas Run


             I recall feeling excited, as I watched my neighborhood in the south Chicago suburbs dwindle below the wing of the Southwest Air 737.  I was heading to Las Vegas for the first time as an adult, attending a legal seminar and intending to check off this item from my personal “bucket list.”  I would be in “Sin City” four days, and largely on my own, to experience and explore. 981 more words


This Week's Shallow Thoughts

As I watched the 4th quarter of the State-Auburn game through a bleary drunken haze, I never wanted it to end.

Win or lose.

I didn’t want it to end because for in that 15 minutes of game time, I, along with all State fans, was part of something I’d only felt twice before in regards to football. 680 more words


Remembering Hunter by Alec Pearce

I first met Hunter S. Thompson when I was a staff photographer for The Metropolitan, the student newspaper of Metro State College in Denver. Hunter was doing the college tour scene. 355 more words


BREAKING NEWS: Sweater-Gate...Leafs and DiManno Still Sh!t

TORONTO, ON, Canada (DE) – As a general rule, Milk Johnson does his best to steer well clear of Rosie DiManno’s opinion column in The Toronto Star… 820 more words

Dick Ballantine

Excuse me, Mr Steadman, but you are ruining my book

I found this book in the basement. Not sure why it was boxed up with old work stuff, but it was. I was VERY tickled to find this book. 537 more words