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Melodic Memories

I remember telling my cousin Ron about several memories that I had which seemed to lack any clear context–yet they continued to float around in my mind. 415 more words

Jimmy "Superfly" Snuka -- dead at 73 -- took us to emotional highs in the '80s

So, WWF fans from the 1980s, how did the late Jimmy “Superfly” Snuka leave his mark on you? Was it the Superfly off the steel cage or the coconut? 381 more words

WWF Personalities

Ray Stevens, Misty and the Story of a Song

Well, here I am with the first post of my second year of blogging. If I was an American teenager, and this blog was high school, I would be entering my Sophomore year. 1,509 more words

1970s Songs

Sunday Morning Comin' Down

Sunday Morning Comin’ Down was written by Kris Kristofferson and released in 1969, first by Ray Stevens, and then Johnny Cash, whose version reached number 1 on the Billboard Hot Country Singles. 399 more words

Midlife Crisis

Retro Album Reviews: New and old music from some veteran artists in 2007

Back in the days writing for the 9513 Blog, I would post occasional reviews on Amazon. We are republishing updated versions of some of those reviews here. 455 more words

Album Reviews

Episode 6: Going to Church Camp With Lang Whitaker

The camps discussed so far on the podcast have all had at least one thing in common – an affiliation with the Jewish faith. Thankfully… 82 more words