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Crazy Fun Cousins

I grew up in Buckman, Minnesota in the sixties and seventies, surrounded by great grandparents, grandparents, uncles, aunts and all kinds of cousins. The Buckman/Pierz area was settled by German Catholic farmers. 1,728 more words

Family Time

Games You Played As A Kid...

On Saturday Nick Digilio was visiting his parents and, despite the fact it was beautiful weather, he didn’t see or hear any kids playing outside. It lead him and listeners to discuss… 41 more words

Nick Digilio

Curiosities of Childhood – Part 1

When I was growing up in the San Fernando Valley, it seemed like every house in our neighborhood had kids. During the summer, my two brothers and I spent most of our days outdoors. 836 more words


Greek solution: 6 month break coming Monday

So Greece talks are not that important that they can’t be picked up on Sunday perhaps.

The Tuesday deadline and the “settlement” will be announced shortly before midnight Monday local time. 213 more words


Fond Memories

While growing up, I lived with my family in a great neighborhood in a friendly midwestern town.  The residential area and the houses in it were new. 682 more words

People Stories

Greek talks have more layers than the very best Phyllo dough in Athens

Markets around the world are rallying on the premise that Greece will knuckle under and concede to the Trioka demands.

The consensus believing it is best for the most people possible to have Greece accept austerity to the nth degree, so therefore it will get done, so buy. 215 more words


Wednesday's City Council vote and the rate swaps. Mark Anderson had it right.

Mark Anderson.

Mark Anderson wrote for The Ward Room, an NBC online site. He died last March after a year-long battle with cancer. I considered him a friend and hope he felt like-wise. 982 more words

Mark Anderson