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Grumpiness

I found this while surfing on the Net:

‘Sometimes I wake up grumpy.  Other times, I let her sleep!’

Grumpy Old Men

What Is The World Coming To

Currently reading “A Man Called Ove” and he’s a cantankerous old prick who knows how to do everything except be nice to people. At least, that’s what I’ve read so far, and he always grumbles about what yhe world is coming to because of what people can’t do. 232 more words

The Lasting Legacy Of 'Grumpy Old Men' In Minnesota

WABASHA, Minn. — Movies like “Purple Rain,” “The Mighty Ducks” and “Drop Dead Gorgeous” shined the bright lights of Hollywood here in Minnesota.

But none embraced Minnesota quite like they did in the “Grumpy Old Men” films, which took place in Wabasha — a town which still celebrates the movie. 392 more words

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Goin' To The (Frozen) Lake: Frank & Chris In Wabasha (Day 1)

WABASHA, Minn. (WCCO) — The WCCO winter road trip around Minnesota is coming to an end this week in Wabasha, which is about two hours southeast of the cities. 696 more words

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Recommended Reading for February

January, I will be so glad to see you go. You were not a good start to 2016. Health problems, family problems, and no time for reading. 380 more words

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My Favourite Fictional Old Men

I don’t mean to offend anyone with my use of the word ‘old’ here, because in fact some of these characters are younger than my own dad, so of course they can’t be old! 447 more words

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Mario Vargas Llosa in Winter

Alasdair MacIntyre, After Virtue:

“It is always dangerous to draw too precise parallels between one historical period and another; and among the most misleading of such parallels are those which have been drawn between our own age in Europe and North America and the epoch in which the Roman Empire declined into the Dark Ages. 988 more words