Monthly Archives: May 2014

Corre, Teddy, corre! The Washington Nationals’ Presidential races are hilarious.   I last saw Teddy lose on cinco de mayo – hence the corre, Teddy, corre plea.   Let Teddy Win!

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The Most interesting man in the World is a Vermonter This is an interesting “Rest of the” story about the Dos Equis spokesperson – the most interesting man in the world.   Hats off to the Green Mountains – 

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Flags in – Memorial Day remembrance of those who gave ALL

From a lawmaker that I respect: “Flags In – A Reminder of the First AmendmentBy Congressman Randy ForbesMay 23, 2014 On the Thursday evening before Memorial Day, every available soldier in the U.S. Army’s Old Guard comes together to walk the rows … Continue reading

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Thank you and Goodnight, Mr. Gary Becker This learned student of my hero, Milton Friedman, pioneered the practical use of sconomics for key social matters.  I trust that his trainees will continue Becker’s good work. From the May 5th Wall … Continue reading

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Happy 75th Anniversary, Union Station (Los Angeles)

This fine Mission Revival and Art Deco building is the largest railroad terminal in the Western United States. Happy Anniversary! And here’s a cheer for the many Great American Railroad stations! All aboard!

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National Train Day 2014

Started in 2008 by AMTRAK – this celebratory day of the Rails is a fine chance to “explore NationalTrainDay.com to learn more about why trains matter to our towns, our communities and to people everywhere.” ALL ABOARD (see more about … Continue reading

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I gave it everything Sir / Doctor Roger Bannister’s SUB 4 minute mile and head to head competition with his Aussie peer – John Landry – was only 60 years ago. Time she flies – particularly if you are a … Continue reading

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