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A Christmas Story, The Musical at The Fox Theatre for One Week Only

This holiday season, for the first time in Atlanta, one of America’s favorite Christmas movies comes to life on stage in a hilarious, large scale Broadway musical, at the  394 more words


Interview: Zack Ward

Another Zack and another Canadian, I see a trend! Anyway, I got the chance to speak with Mr. Ward yesterday and I must say that he was as pleasant as I assumed he would have been. 68 more words


High-profile blogger launches attack on Basset Hound owners

The problem with Basset Hounds is they suck. If you’re a Basset lover, I’m not sorry for writing this, I’m sorry for you. Right now as you’re reading this there’s probably something you need to clean or repair, something that got eaten that shouldn’t have which you’ll need to deal with later.  1,348 more words


July 26, 1921: Excelsior, You Fatheads

To many of those who have even heard of Jean Shepherd, he is the voice of the grown-up Ralphie Parker whose childhood struggle to score an Official Red Ryder 200-Shot Range Model Air Rifle for Christmas is the subject of the holiday classic A Christmas Story. 648 more words

Wretched Richard's Almanac

Only I Didn't Say, "FUDGE!"

Greetings once again readers! Many, many thanks to those who keep coming back and to those new ones who’ve subscribed in the past week! And before you ask, no, I’ve not been fishing in a while again. 814 more words

Fiction Writing

Favorite Movies

  • The Great Escape – This is from 1963 and has a large ensemble cast including Steve McQueen, James Garner, Donald Pleasence, Richard Attenborough, Charles Bronson, James Coburn and David McCallum.
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General Interest

Alvin, Simon, Vonnegut

“My name is Jon Johnson, I come from” … Wait? Where?
Wisconsin, duh. Who jumps around the lumber
mills and takes opposing linemen out behind… 83 more words