WE’RE NUMBER ONE, BUT AT WHAT? U.S.A.! U.S.A.! We’re number ONE! We’re the BEST!  You’ve heard it all your life. You hear it at ball games.  You hear it at every political rally, regardless of which party is telling you how great they are. Hell, we’re going to hear it in a few weeks as … Continue reading WE’RE NUMBER ONE! BUT AT WHAT? – BY TOM CURLEY

SHAKEN, NOT STIRRED – Marilyn Armstrong

We are shaken, but not stirred I read all the James Bond books before they made it into the movies. I loved the books and for me, the movies were more like parodies than anything to do with Ian Fleming's writing. The whole martini thing about "Shaken, not stirred," always struck me as weird. Why … Continue reading SHAKEN, NOT STIRRED – Marilyn Armstrong

IN STARK CONTRAST – Marilyn Armstrong

IN STARK CONTRAST TO EVERYTHING WE CLAIM TO STAND FOR, AMERICA ISN'T AMERICAN. NOT ANYMORE. Watching our "officials" deny the undeniable -- with the head of Homeland Security saying she hadn't seen or heard anything about snatching children from their parents while on the split screen you could see it happening -- America isn't American. … Continue reading IN STARK CONTRAST – Marilyn Armstrong

THE ODD BALL CHALLENGE – Marilyn Armstrong

Cee’s Odd Ball Photo Challenge: June 17, 2018 I think I actually have a couple of odd ones for the day! Try not to faint with excitement. Around here, I do the fainting! I still have a lot of pictures remaining from those we took the last time we went out. Rather than just developing … Continue reading THE ODD BALL CHALLENGE – Marilyn Armstrong

JUNE IS SQUARE – ROOF 19 – Marilyn Armstrong

It’s that time of year again and squares are back!  Well, the theme is ROOFS (or rooves if you prefer). Your roof can be; A – Any type, any condition, any size, and in any location. B – It could be a shot across rooftops, of one roof like today or even a macro C … Continue reading JUNE IS SQUARE – ROOF 19 – Marilyn Armstrong