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Rubes, Bumpkins and Hillbillies

via Daily Prompt: Rube

Rube, bumpkin, hillbilly. How easy it is to teter on the edge of comedy and slur. The Beverly Hillbilles was good for a laugh, and so was Petticoat Junction, and who remembers Ma and Pa Kettle? 120 more words


Final Jeopardy 2-13-2018

February 13, 2018


Final Jeopardy Category:


TV Homes


Final Jeopardy Clue:


In 2017 the Bel-Air estate used in this ’60s TV show was listed for $350 million… 8 more words

Buckeye Zealot

What Do We Value Most?

Acts 4:32-37

Click here to listen to this sermon (available each following Friday)

Well, we made it back! I’ll admit, I had my reservations at times about how, exactly, it would all work out a few weeks ago when Julie and I were discussing this move. 2,002 more words


Television Christmas Episode of The Day

Welcome to Christmas in Beverly Hills. Welcome to Christmas with The Clampetts,

Here we find Jed, Granny, Jethro and Elly Mae celebrating Christmas as only The Beverly HIllbillies can. 8 more words


So anyway... Brian Epstein

So anyway,

I’m daydreaming the other day, thinking about the Beatles.  Who was their first manager? Immediately the name Buddy Ebsen  pops into my mind.  I know of course that this is incorrect.   54 more words

Writing As If It Doesn't Matter

Empty Nest

“I’ve always been crazy but it’s kept me from going insane.”
-Waylon Jennings

The sign in the Bed and Breakfast’s bathroom wall read:
Our aim is to keep the bathrooms clean. 707 more words

Hidden Blessings

Imagine you are standing in front of a large audience delivering the motivational speech of a lifetime.  I’ve prepared the speech for you below.  You’re audience wants to be inspired, so give it all you’ve got… 262 more words

Sustainable Health