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An evening with Tony Bennett – birthday wish comes true

Jul 22, 2014 No Comments by

An evening with Tony Bennett

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The M/S Mount Washington on Lake Winnipisaukee

Jul 21, 2014 1 Comment by

M/S Mount Washington on Lake Winnipisaukee

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Notre Dame du Haut, Ronchamp, France

Dec 14, 2013 No Comments

Notre Dame du Haut, Ronchamp, France the work of Le Corbusier built in 1955 as a pilgrimage chapel, is more frequented by architectural pilgrims than the planned religious travelers. He used curved shapes and light to sculpt the design of the chapel. The walls are pierced with stain glass windows and the curved roof meets […]

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City Folk hit The Mesquite Rodeo

Dec 09, 2013 No Comments

The Mesquite Rodeo My parents were living in the suburbs of Fort Worth, Texas. So when my wife and I when for a visit, they decided we should see a Rodeo. Well never having been to one, we all when together for a night of Bull Riding, Steer Wrestling, Team Roping, Saddle Bronco Riding, Tie-down […]

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Milford Jai Alai Story – Great Sport – Lousy Jingle

Nov 13, 2013 No Comments

Do not ask why I kept this stub but here’s something I did for the good part of my youth – going to Jai Alai with my best friend and his father – I learned many life lessons going to, at and then coming home from Milford Jai Alai or even Miami Jai Alai. Some […]

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Terror Behind the Walls!

Oct 31, 2013 1 Comment

Eastern State Penitentiary Terror Behind the Walls! Supposedly it’s one of the best in the country. It was definitely creepy, and the costumed characters outside the penitentiary walls were the best. They were walking around in character, taking tickets, and just scaring people when they weren’t expecting it. In general, I don’t like to be […]

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It’s Lewis Black – It’s Halloween & It’s Our Anniversary

Oct 30, 2013 1 Comment

by Ellis T. “Butch” Badon Wow! Loved every minute of the show.  We attended the show because first and foremost, we love Lewis.  My wife (Tedi) and I were married Oct. 31, 1986.  I know it was coincidence that Lewis ha d an Oct. 31, 2009 date in Biloxi (which is an hour’s drive from […]

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45 Years of Rovin’ The Irish Rovers

Oct 28, 2013 No Comments

The Irish Rovers are a Canadian/Irish folk group formed in 1963 and continuing to perform today. All of the members are originally from Ireland and are best known for their 1967 hit The Unicorn. The lads put on a rollicking good show filled with classics like Black Velvet Band, Whiskey in the Jar and the […]

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Star Wars – The Magic of Myth

Oct 26, 2013 No Comments

From the beginning of time Humans have told each other stories to explain the world around them and create Heroes and Myths with those tales. A long time ago in a galaxy far, far, away… George Lucas draw upon these heroes and myths and created a newer story. The Exhibit at the National Air and […]

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Cosi Fan Tutte – It’s Opera.

Oct 24, 2013 1 Comment

Cosi Fan Tutte was the first and second to last opera I have seen. I can say I’m not a fan of the opera, but one thing I will tell you if you have never been, know the story before you go. As a student studying Architecture this was a class trip where we when […]

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