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SOME OF WHAT I DID IN JANUARY--AND YOU?
FORT LAUDERDALE BEACH JANUARY 19, 2012
PLAYS: "JERSEY BOYS"--A JUKEBOX MUSICAL
"IRON LADY" BLAH
"MI 4--GHOST PROTCOL" GOOD ADVENT... Read more
CELEBRATING LEAP YEAR BIRTHDAYS--PART 5
15 years old--60 years old--take your choice
HOST FEBRUARY 29, 1996 ON LOS OLAS BLVD.
"GEE AM I LUCKY, BOY AM I LUCKY, THIS IS MY LUCKY DAY"
I fell in love with Donna McKechnie one snowy winter night in 1968 when I saw her in "Promises, Promises" but it was in "a Chorus Line" with her commanding the stage in the so... Read more
Going along with the latest fad Taps 42 is a new gastropub featuring beer on tap--yes, here there are 42--$11 burgers, $9 grilled cheese sandwich, basically over-priced foo... Read more
"THE IRON MAID"--A MOVIE REVIEW
Meryl Streep is, in all probability, the most awarded, if not financially rewarded, actresses of the past few generations. She is called 'the best actress of several generatio... Read more
SMARTER? FEARFUL? TRUSTING? STUPID? ALL THE ABOVE?
Though it is not usually my frame of mind I am very down on myself for something I did yesterday. I am mad at myself for going against my instincts and yet, at the same time, I am questioning what I did because it involved trusting anot... Read more
CELEBRATING LEAP YEAR BIRTHDAYS--PART 4
It was 1988 and I was celebrating my thirteenth Leap Year birthday. I was thinking of having a bar mitzvah but I wasn't ready to go through the Hebrew lessons again so instead... Read more
DO IT NOW BEFORE YOU HAVE REGRETS
Sue worked as an accountant at the 1 Fifth Avenue restaurant in Greenwich Village right off the Park. We had been friends even since she walked into in Weight Watchers class on East 72nd street. From the first day she talked about waiting... Read more
CELEBRATING LEAP YEAR BIRTHDAYS---PART 3
There is something about waiting 3, what seems very long, years to celebrate a birthday but I have always done that and looked forward to my Leap Year celebration. Sometime... Read more
BORN ON FEBRUARY 29
Born on February 29th
Name Occupation Birth Death
Joss Ackland Actor 29-Feb-1928 White Mischief
Karl Ernst von Baer Biologist 29-Feb-1792 28-
No... Read more
HAPPENINGS ON FEB 29 THROUGH THE YEARS
February 29, 1288 It becomes legal in Scotland for a woman to propose marriage to a man.
February 29, 1504 Christopher Columbus uses a lunar eclipse ... Read more
"EXTREMELY LOUD & INCREDIBLY CLOSE"--A MOVIE REVIEW
With a title for a film that stumbles, if remembered, out of the mouth, deceptive advertising, sitting through a numbing two hours to get to an ending that would defy logic se... Read more
"JERSEY BOYS"--TOURING COMPANY
For the second time within 10 months the touring company of "Jersey Boys" is in South Florida, playing to full houses, entertaining the baby boomers and their kids, only this time instead of 6 days like in Miami they are "Working Their Way Back ... Read more
CELEBRATING LEAP YEAR BIRTHDAYS---PART 2
(Leap Year Wall)
The picture above only represents 9 birthdays, 36 years, but I remember all 18 of them! I consider myself very lucky that I am a Leap Year Baby, ... Read more
ALCOHOLIC, SMOKING, BLOGGING
January 5, 2012
Allen came back on Sunday so I no longer have a car and am once again a prisoner at/of Gateway but I would rather have my friend back, and here, than a car--though I will put the latter, with the insurance paid for a year, o... Read more
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