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The New Oz Movie
Well, after 28 years they've finally come out with a new Oz movie, and the critics already seem to be jumping all over it with hobnailed boots. Fair enough. I haven't seen it yet, so I have no idea w...
3/8/13 at 11:50 AM Review: The Dark Knight Rises 8/9/12 at 3:32 PM
There are Donut Cops? 6/13/12 at 11:00 AM
Tracking Down a Bridge’s History Part I: Overview
Researching a historic bridge is like doing genealogical research. You track down your family history, finding out where you originated from, where members of your extended family are located and fi...
9/15/12 at 2:11 PM Forum: Bridge photography and music 8/4/12 at 12:03 AM
The Peculiars - a book review
Several weeks ago I received in the mail an uncorrected proof of a soon-to-be-released book , The Peculiars, written by a friend of mine, Maureen Doyle McQuerry. How fun it was to hold her book in my ...
4/17/12 at 6:48 AM
Easy appetizer (or meal) for those who love olives
Have you noticed how easy it is to make a meal of just appetizers at a restaurant? On a trip to the Twin Cities last week, my husband and I paid our first visit to 112 Eatery. Located in the warehouse...
12/13/11 at 5:50 PM Pecan-Topped Gingersnap Cookies 12/11/10 at 7:00 AM
Bookmarks, book titles and bargains
A couple of years ago, a friend of mine told me about his e-Reader. Whats an e-Reader, I had to ask, envisioning some type of contraption to hold a book open or something like that. Two years ago Id ...
12/9/11 at 10:13 AM Ten ways to beat the heat 7/15/11 at 5:53 PM
Journalism, Jackson and jobs 1/29/11 at 12:48 AM
1939: A Long Strange Conversation About Drinking
This very strange, very long excerpt from 1939's Daily Globe is from a novel, "The Gift-Wife," written by Rupert Hughes, the uncle of celebrated, wealthy and extraordinarily talented weirdo Ho...
11/9/10 at 12:00 AM 1960: The Arts in Luverne 10/10/10 at 11:00 AM
1945: Total Eclipse of the Sun a Total Yawner 7/31/10 at 6:00 AM