Archive For May, 2011

The Library

By | May 31, 2011

One of my very first jobs was as a receptionist in a small office. The boss was an older man, retired military. He would come to work every morning and “make rounds.” That meant that he would check on everyone to make sure they were at their desk on time – he was never late […]

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Get a Jacket

By | May 18, 2011

The past three days have been so cold that I had to get my jacket out of the downstairs storage closet. This is crazy weather. It’s almost summer and here I am wearing a damn coat. I started going to the tanning booth and working up my summer tan and now I’m covered up in […]

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Rappers

By | May 12, 2011

Seems like there are a handful of established, top rappers and hundreds of one shot wonders out there. If you had to name 10 rappers, could you do it? I recognize the names when I see them in print, but to just stare at you and think of the names of ten of them – […]

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Great Air Show

By | May 7, 2011

Every few years there is a group who puts together an air show and it is always great fun. I don’t know why they don’t do it every year, but it’s been a while since the last one. It’s a great day for families, but there are tons of guys who go to this event […]

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Memphis Under Water

By | May 5, 2011

Flooding in Memphis is becoming a life-threatening situation. The past week has brought increasingly higher waters all along the shores of the Ohio River and Mississippi River and all of their tributaries. Most of Mud Island, next to downtown Memphis, is submerged. The flooding has become a problem for large section of Interstate-40 in Arkansas, […]

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