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Mayberry Isn't A Healthy Place To Live

Sara Pulliam Bailey’s trip to Mount Airy spurred some of my own reflections about growing up in small town North Carolina, watching the Andy Griffith Show, and why nostalgia is dangerous. 645 more words

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The Clampetts are off to Washington

J.D. “Jed” Clampett and the Clampett family are leaving their Hollywood mansion for Washington, having taken offense at Meryl Streep recalling Jed’s ridicule of a disabled reporter at the Golden Globe Awards. 153 more words


Beverly Hillbillies Go Home For Christmas

After you watch this video, flying will never be the same again.



WPC - Just Hitched

“Just Hitched”

f8, 1/200 sec., ISO 200, 97 mm

Looks like the Beverly Hillbillies have rolled back in town…and they got hitched.  Beginning a quest of their own.

WPC- Quest


How to make lye soap

Recently, I have been watching The Beverly Hillbillies episodes from Archive.org (https://archive.org/details/classic_tv?and%5B%5D=subject%3A%22Beverly+Hillbillies%22). In its first episode, there was a reference to home-made “lye” soap. 79 more words

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Just a brief thought.

I make an effort to stay informed. I’m watching the Republican convention, I’ll watch the Democrats next week.

In the a.m., I check on the reaction from major news networks, listen to the commentary. 43 more words


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I wanna be the Sumpy.

I don’t wanna be the Bobo.

Interview with Ian Herring. The guy is a “colourist,” enhances comic books by coloring the graphics. 123 more words