Monthly Archives: January 2011

Let me give you a tip….

Years ago a tradition started among the rich which they quickly called TIPS.  This acronym stood for “To Insure Prompt Service”.  Later on called tipping.  Today it has turned into the “how much money should I leave on the table” ritual.  Years ago … Continue reading

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I didn’t watch, I can’t say….

The latest installment of the State of the Union Address was last night and I chose not to watch.  The state of the union should be exactly that, what shape is the union in.  The President is usually afraid to say so … Continue reading

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JFK’s Inaugural Speech….

 It’s been almost 50 years since this inaugural speech was delivered by JFK.  The world was definitely a different place at that time.  This is what we need today.  This is a great speech, god was not forgotten.  Please read … Continue reading

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Goodbye & Good Luck Tate….

ANN ARBOR, MI – SEPTEMBER 12: Quarterback Tate Forcier #5 celebrates with seconds left in the game against Notre Dame at Michigan Stadium on September 12, 2009 in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Below is pasted from a press release today concerning … Continue reading

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Boy meets world….

     When I was a young boy we had a neighbor who was a big shot at one of the local factories.  He always drove a brand new Oldsmobile Toronado, latest model and clean as a whistle.  Well one day … Continue reading

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Just a thought….

Mike and Frank have met their match! Wouldn’t it be a good idea to send the “American Pickers” to some of the “Hoarder’s” homes and see if they can get the places cleaned up a bit.  I want to see … Continue reading

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Just helping out….

I’m sitting in my truck in a convenience store parking lot enjoying a quick sandwich from the local burger joint when an old pickup truck stops in front of mine and a woman gets out talking before I could hear her.  Saying … Continue reading

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One week ago….

 One week ago today a series of terrible shootings rocked the city of Tucson Arizona.  Six people murdered by a deranged young man with an adgenda.  Many Americans are now wondering what gun control is going to come from this.  Got news … Continue reading

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It’s official….

Michigan Head Coach Brady Hoke  The new University of Michigan Wolverine football coach, Brady Hoke, was introduced Tuesday afternoon.  Yeah I said it a few posts back about not being too sure about Hoke.  Yeah I admit it.  But I was sold … Continue reading

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Michigan or SC, hard to tell part II….

Well I turned my back and it happened again.  South Carolina snowstorm part II.  Did I believe it would happen, hell no.  But there I was trudging around Food Lion on Monday morning around 9:00 AM looking for something to … Continue reading

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