BOOKING THROUGH A 3RD. PARTY TRAVEL WEBSITE

DON’T DO IT! I read an article about this. They were right! If you book an (in this case) a hotel, motel. And you use a 3rd. party travel website? It’s best to book directly! Because? If there’s a problem? And used a 3rd party travel website? You can and will! Run into problems! IfContinue reading “BOOKING THROUGH A 3RD. PARTY TRAVEL WEBSITE”

WHATEVER HAPPENED TO? SATURDAY MORNING CARTOONS?

Saturday! It was “OUR” time for fun and to laugh! And see what the latest toys/games were? In the ’70s There were kids talk shows! Who cannot forget? “Schoolhouse rock?”! “In the news?” Back then? We could laugh! Now? We get educated! Like? We can’t leave School where it is!          

SUNDAY MORNING PUBLIC AFFAIRS PROGRAMING

Dull, boring as AF! Talking about it? What does it achieve? What does it do? Appease the FCC? Trying to get the viewers angered? It’s nothing! That we have not heard before!   I twittered! NBC! About the nameĀ  “Meet The Press!” There is no press to meet! Not like “Old Days!”   It’s justContinue reading “SUNDAY MORNING PUBLIC AFFAIRS PROGRAMING”

WHY? DO WE TURN FOOD INTO A SANDWICH?

Burgers, hot dogs, the hero( submarine), bologna, raps, burrito, what is it with sandwiches? Easy to hold, carry, taste good in a sandwich? My dad! Turned almost anything/everything! Into a sandwich! What is it?        

FAV FROZEN TREAT?

When I was little. My fav was “Ice cream!” I did not like cherry ice cream, it just did not taste right. Neopolitan! I liked. 3 flavors! In 1 ice cream. Ice cream bars! Popsicles, nutty buddy, In the mid-’60s! Cap n’ crunch came out with ice cream bars. they’re different. They had a crunchyContinue reading “FAV FROZEN TREAT?”

UNION STRIKES! DON’T HAVE THAT MUCH MEANING AS IT ONCE DID

I can recall? When in this town. Almost nothing was made, transported, stocked without a union behind it! It was not when Reagan was in office. Those unions lost a lot o their power. There are some companies that! do offer better wages, benefits than unions do. Unions! Are so very stuck in the ’70sContinue reading “UNION STRIKES! DON’T HAVE THAT MUCH MEANING AS IT ONCE DID”

RECESSION Vs. DEPRESSION

RECESSION PANIC, GREAT DEPRESSION, SIGNS A ression! It is not that bad as some may think. It’s like? The way we feel when we are not ourselves. It does take time to adjust. Only? geo. W. Bush! Was close to the end o his 2nd. term in office. He knew he could not pass anythingContinue reading “RECESSION Vs. DEPRESSION”

WHAT WAS/STILL IS? YOUR FAV CANDY?

I blame my half-sisters! For introducing me to “Bubble Gum!” Approx. 1/2 in. of double bubble, bazooka for 1 cent. Pixy Styx, Candied cigarettes (Train them early! And they will never part from it!). Freeze pops, dum/dum suckers, snaps, pumpkin seeds, cinnamon flavored toothpicks, resee’s peanut butter cups, Boyer mallow cups, Neco wafers, How muchContinue reading “WHAT WAS/STILL IS? YOUR FAV CANDY?”

WHAT WAS THE “BEST” PART OF ELEMENTARY SCHOOL?

Recess, going home for lunch, leaving school at the end of the day! Most kids had “homework!” I did not! I did! But! I choose not to.? The whole idea of homework? Was insane! Schoolwork! It is for school! Not home! And “Snow days!”   There was one time when? The Cleveland BOE! Used aContinue reading “WHAT WAS THE “BEST” PART OF ELEMENTARY SCHOOL?”

WHAT WAS IT LIKE? MAKING “FRIENDS?”

This is a bit complexing! Some kids make friends easier than others. I’m that other! My parents’ did not tell me, my half-sisters did not as well. Is there a secret recipe? Formula? Special instructions? Likeability? Attraction? The hardest thing about making friends is? Fitting in, belonging, The hardest part of making friends. Some people?Continue reading “WHAT WAS IT LIKE? MAKING “FRIENDS?””