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30-Day Song Challenge #1

Thought I’d have a crack at this, so here’s day one, a song I like with a colour in the title.



When Cliff Richard introduced his version of Elvis to the UK in the late 50’s it stirred things up a bit, but not to the extent that Johnny Hallyday did in France. 320 more words


Christmas album of the day

A name from the past. Not many people know her now, but, in our youth, she was one of the biggest stars out there.

Here with her Christmas album is Doris Day.


To the voters of Alabama, December, 2018

This is a social media blog, but I don’t have another platform venue to post this essay. But all across social media, women are sharing their #MeToo stories. 2,331 more words


FRIGHTENING FLIX BY KBATZ: The Addams Family Season 2

The Addams Family Season Two is More Spooky Good Fun

by Kristin Battestella

Gomez Addams (John Astin), his wife Morticia (Carolyn Jones), children Wednesday (Lisa Loring) and Pugsley (Ken Weatherwax), Grandmama (Blossom Rock), Uncle Fester (Jackie Coogan), and butler Lurch (Ted Cassidy) all return for another thirty episodes of the 1965-66 Season Two of The Addams Family – bringing along the ooky other side of the family with Aunt Ophelia and Granny Frump. 4,141 more words


Notes on a Scandal

There was a young model, Christine,/

Who when she was only 19/

By having affairs/

And sitting on chairs/

Shook up the political scene./// 34 more words