Friday’s Odds and Ends

Posted by mcm0704 on June 28, 2013 |

Tomorrow is the day. The Nite of Comedy plays on the stage at the Winnsboro Center for the arts in Winnsboro, Texas. If you are nearby, consider coming by and supporting the talented Young Players.  200 Market Street – Downtown across from the Depot I noted this past week that one of my favorite Dallas […]

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Friday’s Odds and Ends

Posted by mcm0704 on May 31, 2013 |

It was a bit scary to watch the national news last night and see how many tornadoes formed over the last 24 hours across the country. I think the total number was 150. I don’t know if we are seeing more tornado activity than in the past, or we are simply getting more news of […]

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Friday’s Odds and Ends

Posted by mcm0704 on March 8, 2013 |

Here’s some recent news regarding the Keystone XL Pipeline. Twenty-eight Vermont towns added their voices this week to the chorus of national and international; opposition to tar sands expansion by passing “tar sands free” and related tar sands resolutions in the past two days. This recent batch of local resolutions brings the total number to […]

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Friday’s Odds and Ends

Posted by mcm0704 on February 1, 2013 |

The media has coined another new phrase – Whiplash Weather – referring to the extreme changes in temperature and weather conditions that the upper midwest and the east have been experiencing recently. Obviously those journalists have not been in Texas very often for long periods of time. There has been an expression here – if […]

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another Friday post

Posted by mcm0704 on January 25, 2013 |

I decided not to get all snarky today, although there is plenty going on in the world to be snarky about. Who besides me doesn’t care a bit whether Beyonce lip-synced the National Anthem during the Inaguration ceremony? I could not believe that was the lead story for the following two days. So let’s forget […]

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