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Review: David S. Pumpkins - a Smashing Success

Finally something on SNL that wasn’t over-politicized crap 💩. See, the problem with blatant political humor, whether on the left or on the right, is that it often assumes that we are too stupid to get the message. 575 more words

Critic's Corner

Daily Prompt: The Big Band

They said there’d be music

They said there’d be dance

When I looked at the band

I did not think grand.

Tried to make my excuses… 263 more words

Photography

S_V_H In The Mood final image

In The Mood  is  finished. This is an upbeat jazz music, so I used different shades  of yellow, red, and multiple blues to add to the feeling of   movement. 307 more words

ART

S_V_H In The Mood image 2

Glen Miller made In The Mood a classic as an instrumental, but I also like this vocal version by the Andrews Sisters. The Andrews Sisters sound makes me think of the time when my parents where young, rock & roll was still a few years away, and  the middle class American was beginning to prosper like never before. 56 more words

ART

S_V_H In The Mood

In the Mood, is a big band classic from Glen Miller & his Orchestra. This song topped the charts for 13 weeks in 1940.  I remember playing my Mom’s 33 1/3 albums on the console record player when I was young. 512 more words

ART

Urban Myths you just wished were true.

Sometime you hear these stories or tall tales that turn out to be completely untrue or just have a small element of truth, and often the stories are repeated for year. 805 more words

History

Company displaced by August's tornado returning home after repairs

A company that was displaced from its Deziel Drive offices after last August’s tornado is moving back home next week.

Graybar Canada — a Halifax-based wholesale distributor of electrical and communications and data products and services — and its 15 employees were displaced from their offices at 2760 Deziel Dr. 139 more words

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