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You know his music, but chances are you don’t know him. Jimmy Van Heusen, the composer of such hits as Swinging on a Star, Love and Marriage, All the Way, and High Hopes, was content to let his music speak for itself. 221 more words
The Cocktail: the Influence of Spirits on the American Psyche
by Joseph Lanza (1995)
The term “cocktail,” which first appeared during the Revolutionary War, refers to the adulteration of whiskey, rum, gin, vodka or other hard liquor with wine or non-alcoholic beverages to disguise the bitter taste. 738 more words
Another chance capture taken from my recent visit to Port Solent Marina.
As stated in an earlier blog this was a very well attended event; and one which offered the visitors a plethora of different things to amuse and entertain them; including this young lad who had set himself up with his speakers and mic on the boardwalk itself. 289 more words