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Imitation as the Sincerest Form of Flattery

Daily Post’s daily prompt: write on any subject of your choice, but do so in the style of a blogger you admire.

I tried to follow the prompt today. 282 more words


Keep on Hoping - The Oscars

No matter your age, keep on hoping. It might have been easier to be a starry-eyed dreamer when we were younger but as we get older and wiser, we calculate more and hope less. 907 more words

Maria Elena Alberici - Riccio

Pour One For Yourself Too

Well, it’s the day after Valentine’s Day and I’m sure most of you probably scored big with the wife using some of the usual tricks.  You can’t go wrong with some roses or Newport Beach gondola rides.   836 more words


The Doctor meets the Rat Pack!

Writer: Robbie Morrison
Artist: Brian Williamson
Publisher: Titan Comics
32pp – FC – $3.99
Release Date: June 3, 2015… 96 more words


Rat Pack Tribute at Lido

Last Friday after work, and after dinner at the Crab Cooker, I attended a concert at the Lido Theatre in Newport Beach. When it opened in 1938, the Lido was a movie theater. 125 more words


Robin and the 7 Hoods

Robin and the 7 Hoods is a funny musical. It’s got a bunch of the Rat Pack (Frank, Dean, Sammy) and Bing Crosby together in a movie. 518 more words


If You Never Knew .... Sammy Davis Jr. on Drums

Yo… Let me tell you how jazzed I was to find out that Sammy Davis Jr. could play the drums. There was a time when “Tap” with Gregory Hines was all that I knew him from. 98 more words