Category Archives: Ramblings

What’s happened to country music?

By | July 26, 2017

I’ve always enjoyed country music, but I haven’t listened to a country radio station in a long time. I didn’t realize how long until I was talking to someone about a concert they’d bought tickets to, and I’d never heard the artist’s name. After then hearing the names of several big country stars and not… Read More »

O.J. is proof that we never really know our heroes

By | July 21, 2017

Growing up in the 1970’s, I loved to play and watch sports. Football was my favorite sport, and the Pittsburgh Steelers were my favorite team. I live in Maine and we were supposed to like the Patriots, but the Patriots stunk and the Steelers were the greatest dynasty of the Super Bowl era. If you… Read More »

Let’s put a stop to all men’s fashion changes

By | July 18, 2017

I tried on a new pair of shorts recently and they covered my knees. My wife said they look fine, but I don’t think so. I see a lot of guys wearing their shorts that way, but in my opinion, once they cover your knees they no longer qualify as shorts. At that point they… Read More »

I miss tennis, but I’m still glad I cut the cord

By | July 12, 2017

There are many things that I don’t miss about having cable TV. Commercials are definitely number one on this list. If I never watch another commercial about an overpriced, dangerous medication with terrible side effects brought to us by a ‘caring’ drug company, or a ridiculously graphic horror movie advertisement, I’ll be a happy man.… Read More »