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HAPPENINGS ON FEB 29 THROUGH THE YEARS
Saturday, January 21, 2012      3 comments

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
Friday, January 20, 2012      5 comments

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
Thursday, January 19, 2012      0 comments

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
Wednesday, January 18, 2012      0 comments

(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
Tuesday, January 17, 2012      0 comments

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
CELEBRATING LEAP YEAR BIRTHDAYS---PART 1
Monday, January 16, 2012      2 comments

I consider myself very lucky in the fact that I am a Leap Year Baby, having a birthday only once every 4 years, and I have always taken advantage of that fact. I don't celebrat... Read more
"A JOYFUL NOISE"--A MOVIE REVIEW
Sunday, January 15, 2012      1 comments

"A Joyful Noise" is better than you will expect it to be but not quite as good as it can be. There are 1-2 plots too many and certainly one song too much but Dolly and Queen... Read more
CALL ME "LEAPLING" OR "LEAPER"
Thursday, January 12, 2012      0 comments

For anyone who doesn't know yet--where have you been???--I will be celebrating my 19th Leap Year Day birthday next month on February 29--for those who are bad at math you could also say I will be 76!!! Starting next week I will be doing a 8-9 pa... Read more
AM I TOO NEGATIVE??? TOO ARGUMENTIVE??? TOO?????
Wednesday, January 11, 2012      2 comments

(THE POINT JANUARY 8, 2012) I left a rant comment on someones blog yesterday--I felt what they said was a personal slap against me though in no way was I mentioned/referre... Read more
CRUISE STILL HAS 'IT'---A MOVIE REVIEW
Tuesday, January 10, 2012      0 comments

Nearing 50 Tom Cruise may have lost his 'boyish charm' but he still has that smile and a mature charm that gets to the audience. In "Mission: Impossible--Ghost Protocol" af... Read more
MOTHER NATURE NEVER STOPS AMAZING ME!!!
Monday, January 09, 2012      1 comments

Mother Nature never fails to amaze me which is why I always carry my camera with me--sorry, folks, no cell phones for me!!! ... Read more
LAST RESTAURANTS OF 2011 PLUS A NEW BIRTHDAY IN 2012
Sunday, January 08, 2012      2 comments

February 29th is special... It's the reason that a season comes at the same time every year. If you're born on Leap Day... Welcome Home! Just 51 days to my n... Read more
CITY HALL RESTAURANT--A REVIEW
Saturday, January 07, 2012      2 comments

2004 BISCAYNNE MIAMI, FL The positives: the ambiance and Santiago, the server, along with all the busboys. The negatives: the booths are way too long--hard to explai... Read more
"THE ADVENTURES OF TINTIN"--A MOVIE REVIEW
Friday, January 06, 2012      3 comments

"The Adventures of Tintin" are a series of classic comic books created by the Belgian artist Georges Remi , who wrote under the pen name of Herge. The series is one of the... Read more
"WAR HORSE"--A MOVIE REVIEW
Thursday, January 05, 2012      7 comments

I don't remember the last time I held my breath in a movie and though I saw the "War Horse" movie this afternoon I don't remember how long the sequence of Joey escaping/run... Read more

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