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#8 seed goes to the NBA Finals – 1999

Aug 09, 2011 No Comments by

by Matt P. The wasn’t much pressure on the Knicks that night. If they won they’d become the first #8 seed to make the playoffs – if not they’d get another shot in a couple of days. So even though this was NY – it was mostly a free-roll. I was there with an old […]

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No Hoops – but we can remember….

Aug 05, 2011 No Comments by

by MJP It turns out the NFL lockout was the “easy” one. What with both sides making zillions, the only real fear was that they’d turn off the fans. But in the end – we are so crazy for our footbal (J-E-T-S Jets, Jets, JETS!) that so long as we don’t miss actual gametime – […]

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The Planetarium – 3 Generations of Smiles

May 08, 2011 No Comments

You only get so many chances to enjoy all that New York has to offer in the crisp fall weather. And it’s nice to know you only weigh 70lbs – (on Mars at least, so a trip to the Hayden Planetarium with Grandmother, Mom & Daughter was pretty much a no-brainer. They’ve got poisonous gas […]

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The Allman Brothers at the Beacon Theater, NYC

Apr 25, 2011 No Comments

It must have been 15 years since the last time my wife (then girlfriend) and I had seen the Allman’s at the Beacon Theater, right on Broadway and 74th?, it’s an old time rock hall smack in the middle of the upper west side of Manhattan – where your cocktails and parking cost more than […]

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A cool slideshow for you…

Jan 18, 2011 1 Comment

Hope you like this slideshow – we haven’t posted one in a little while……. from pbyker  at

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Phillies vs. Giants Game 2 – The Other Roy

Oct 19, 2010 No Comments

Phillies vs. Giants NLCS GAME 2   10/17/2010 Game 2 had Phillie’s other Roy on the mound – Roy Oswalt – coming off a tough outing in Division series we all expected a strong game from Oswalt. And my wife and I were not disappointed – Not only did he pitch 8 strong innings but […]

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Another Cool Slideshow

Sep 12, 2010 1 Comment

See how many of these bands you’ve seen!

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We Liked This – Stub Slideshows – great idea

Aug 08, 2010 2 Comments

My Concert Ticket Stub Collection from A Great Slideshow

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Going thru Grandpa’s Footlocker

Jul 15, 2010 No Comments

I was always fascinated by the attic at the old summer house, the things you could find up there

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