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Full Moon High (1981)

This film is like if the Zucker brothers’…gardener, and Woody Allen…’s dentist, decided to make a movie together. It’s relentlessly packed with jokes, to the extent that 93 minutes feels like 193 (not entirely in a bad way). 841 more words


Oh, No!

Recently a mother had a meeting in Washington State and decided to take her family along for the ride.

They took a trip out to the Olympic peninsula and drove up from Port Angeles to Hurricane Ridge.   51 more words


MDA has stopped airing its Labor Day telethon

All good things must come to an end …

Last weekend was Labor Day weekend, the traditional end of summer in the United States. The holiday, the first Monday in September, commemorates the labor movement and has come to be known for some traditions. 579 more words

Current Events

Responsible Tourism and the Economics of Uniqueness

I’ve been too preoccupied to blog the last few months, but I just came across something that’s too interesting to put aside for later.

It’s relevant for every neighborhood in Chicago, and beyond… and… 227 more words


And heeeeere's Johnny!!!!. . . .

I am looking forward to seeing what Stephen Colbert has to offer when he takes over for David Letterman on CBS on Sept. 8.
And many people enjoy Jimmy Fallon’s version of “The Tonight Show” on NBC or head to ABC to see Jimmy Kimmel. 259 more words


List of 10: Famous Personalities Who were Korean War Vets

This is from War History OnLine.

I did not know about Casey Kasem or Charlie Rangel.

This year marks the 65th anniversary of the start of the Korean War. 1,438 more words

News from Springfield. . .

Many of this morning’s media reports (Monday, June 8) told of big news from Springfield, home of “The Simpsons.”
The USA Today reports that the show’s producers revealed at the ATX Television Festival in Austin, Texas this past weekend that Sideshow Bob (voiced by Kelsey Grammer), man of enormous feet and psycho hair, will finally kill his longtime nemesis Bart Simpson in the show’s upcoming Halloween special. 184 more words