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Cowboy Up

In 1902 Owen Wister, a good friend of Theodore Roosevelt, wrote a novel set in the romantic American West called The Virginian.  It grew in popularity over the years, was transformed into movie after movie, and served as the basis for the prolific 1962-1971 TV series. 201 more words

Cowboy Up For Vets

"Hi! Ho! Silver! Away!"

Today is my brother’s birthday, and he is celebrating it in heaven. I have been flooded with memories of our childhood.

He loved the outdoors. In our early years, it was playing Daniel Boone or the Lone Ranger. 931 more words

The Birth of a Nation Teaser Trailer Drops, Can You Hear the Oscar Bells?

Wow, I just saw the teaser trailer for The Birth of a Nation, from director Nate Parker. The film is the story of Nat Turner, who led a liberation movement in Virginia. 131 more words


Favorite Eleven Film of 2013

Favorite Eleven Film of 2013

  • Prisoners 
  • Inside Llewyn Davis 
  • Drinking Buddies 
  • 12 Years a Slave 
  • Much Ado About Nothing  
  • Mud 
  • Nebraska 
  • The Lone Ranger 
  • Blue Jasmine 
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Favorite Lists


I am honored to have been included in the latest zine issue (#5) of Plots by Clots titled Bots & Tots, dedicated to childhood memories and growing up. 993 more words


The Lone Ranger (1954)

In 1948, Western Publishing, with its publishing partner Dell Comics, launched a comic book series which lasted 145 issues. This originally consisted of reprints from the newspaper strips (as had all previous comic book appearances of the character in various titles from… 240 more words