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Dance Like Nobody…

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  Who’s watching this guy dance? Critics…otherwise known as potential mates. Yeah, the competition is fierce. This competition has been going on since way before Dancing With the Stars.  And probably longer than 5,000 years. But if America’s got talent, we’d be well-served to use our talent to preserve the booming grounds for these break dancing Barishnikovs. Efforts are underway …

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Best Show This Side of the Bolshoi

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It’s not just the prairie chickens. Yeah, they dance big. But so do the prairie grasses, whose roots run deep in this community. And the prairie flowers, whose seeds can survive wildfire. The prairie is a salad bowl for buffalo, those regal barbers of the groundscape. The sunrise is as spectacular as any ocean. And the wind does what the …

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Retirement Reversal

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He said, John, in your life, there won’t be 10 people that you can really count on. That may be true for most of us. But he was a teacher. And one of his most important lessons wasn’t something from a book or a classroom. He knew how to treat people. It was genuine. When I decided to retire, Dad …

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Dogbutt on the City of New Orleans

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Dogbutt reminded me about the time we drove to Centralia, Illinois, and jumped aboard the City of New Orleans, headed south. At Memphis, a fraternity joined the trip and settled in the club car for a night of partyin’ and bobbin’ in their coolers for cold Buds. “The conductor came through our car,” Dogbutt recalled. “Said they was lookin’ fer …

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Scariest Cave Names Ever

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Caves are fissures where evil seeps. They’re named by people who are scared shitless. In Texas, don’t stumble into Toad Frog Falling Floor Fissure, Left In a Lurch Cave, Coon Crap Cave, Putrid Pit, and Big Mutha Caverns. Georgians tiptoe around Dead Dog Pit, Miss Ing Pit, Not Dan’s Birthday Pit, and Missing Evan Well. In Alabama, try to avoid …

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