My friend Mildred Scheel shared this. "Years ago, after a move to Louisville, Ky., my sister Lane continued loyalties to some businesses in Nashville, Tenn. One morning before initiating a call to a department store in Nashville, she cautioned her young children to be quiet...
Have you ever watched a TV series and more or less enjoyed it but understood all the while why many prospective viewers would regard it as utterly unwatchable? I had that feeling more than once while watching "Treme," which wrapped up Sunday night. Liked some...
You know how packages of whole cherries or food products containing whole cherries often have "There may be pits" warning labels? Sure. Well, did you pay much attention to that before biting into something that felt like a ball bearing? And you know how whole...
http://www.spokesman.com/stories/1997/dec/29/the-slice-whats-surf-without-turf-are-cougar-fans/ And here's the next day's installment, also from California. http://www.spokesman.com/stories/1997/dec/30/the-slice-so-they-loaded-up-the-bus-and-they/ And the next... http://www.spokesman.com/stories/1997/dec/31/the-slice-rose-bowl-tickets-for-just-2-without/ And the next... http://www.spokesman.com/stories/1998/jan/01/a-bolt-of-crimson-out-of-the-blue/ And the next... http://www.spokesman.com/stories/1998/jan/02/flower-power-pasadena-on-parade-day-just-may-be/ And... http://www.spokesman.com/stories/1998/jan/02/the-slice-a-different-kind-of-passion-infects-fans/
A) I would have time to take continuing education courses. B) What's 50 percent of zero? C) I would spend hours making salads while listening to NPR. D) I would suddenly spend more time online. E) I resent the implication that my TV time is...
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