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Micheladas, Mona Lisa & … I Forget

February’s beers – in honor of Barb

Cheryl makes a pretty good Michelada

This post was inspired by Linda G. Hill’s Stream of Consciousness Saturday prompt… 1,182 more words


"Remember Your Alamo"

By Del Duduit

A few weeks ago I was in San Antonio to cover the NCAA Men’s Basketball Final Four for Athletes in Action. On Friday of the weekend, I had about an hour to spare, so I ventured down the Riverwalk and made my way to the Alamo, which was only a couple of blocks away. 848 more words


country throwback song of the day

Davy Crockett, Fess Parker right? Well, here is The Ballad of Davy Crockett by Eddie Arnold.

The Ballad of Davy Crockett” is a song with music by  293 more words


Go Ahead

The Everyday Revolutionary – Go Ahead


Davy Crockett, the King of the Wild Frontier, has a few things to teach us about being an Everyday Revolutionary – luckily it does NOT involve wrestling a bear! 13 more words

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There are times when a defeat can become a triumph. Just as the heroic death of the 300 Spartans at Thermopylae gave courage to the rest of Greece, so the last stand of a handful of brave Texians in a fortified Mission became a rallying cry for Texas independence: Remember the Alamo! 3,616 more words

Not Your Granddaddy's Tall Tales: Davy Crockett

I love Tall Tales. They’re like the comic books that people told to each other around the campfire when they got tired of listening to that one ghost story about an undead revenant that haunted a campfire… 1,348 more words

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