Monthly Archives: July 2019

Great White Hunters

. . Many of you will remember these photos from my previous posts on trophy hunting in Africa.  These folks paid thousands of dollars for the illusion of a “hunt,” riding around game “reserves” – actually ranches for a couple of days … Continue reading

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Donald – My Pet Lizard

See him (or her) ? There!  Donald lives inside my lanai rent free.  In return he (she) eats any crawly thing smaller than itself.  Very helpful and joins me on the opposite chair for morning coffee! 🙂

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How To Lose An Election

Well its been a fun week so far as Emperor Don I told four elected members of the House of Representatives to “go back where they came from” which on this 50th anniversary of the moon landings in 1969 sounded … Continue reading

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On Mars

One step for a man I watched when I was only 26 and knew I’d live to see the day Magellan set a foot on Mars. I would be a lucky one to see the great ship’s mighty sail capturing … Continue reading

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Girls Night Out

My daughter Marie (left) and her law school BFF Katie at a “New Kids on the Block” and Debbie Gibson concert last night.  Katie, who practices law in Minnesota was in town visiting her parents. The ladies had a great … Continue reading

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Hero of the Soviet Union

He was a scant 5’2″ inches tall, the son of a carpenter on a Soviet collective farm.  His mom also worked; she as a dairy farmer.  Born in March 9, 1934, he was the third of four children. Like millions … Continue reading

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Russians in Afghanistan! No….Wait….

Ronald Reagan meeting with the “freedom fighters” at the White House Well it will be coming up on 18 years since Bush the Lesser launched the invasion of Afghanistan.  A couple of our troops were killed a few weeks ago; … Continue reading

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The Grand Duke and the Poet

The Grand Duke Sergei Alexandrovich of Russia Once upon a time there was a Duke – a Grand Duke – Sergei Alexandrovich of Russia. He was a Grand Duke because he was the fifth  son and seventh of the children … Continue reading

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Fourth of July With Poppa!

f I got toys at Target and a ride in the cart! . And I had miso soup and shrimp at Benihana!  I love shrimp!! . . And then we went to the movies to see Toy Story 4  and … Continue reading

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Grandpa Is Coming To Visit!!

Grandpa is coming to visit me for the 4th of July! So you won’t find him here ’till next week! He’ll be with me!! And daddy took me to my first baseball game! 🙂

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