Category Archives: Entertainment

Show biz and other forms of entertainment

Super Bowl Survival Guide

Here it is that weekend again, football’s “last hurrah” for the season.  The whole county will be glued to the boob tube and you hate football.  Face it, if they like football, and probably even if they don’t, they are … Continue reading

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The Pro Hockey Game

I went to my first hockey game the other day. I’m not exactly sure why we are playing this Canadian sport here in the South, but it seems to have caught on. We even have our own pro team here … Continue reading

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The Singles Bar

A number of years ago, I found myself “suddenly single” at mid-life. After recovering from shock, I eventually began to realize that unless I intended to be single for the rest of my life, I had to seek opportunities to … Continue reading

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Ery Ya Ready fer Sum Football?

Many years ago, Nashville opened a new football stadium and became a major league city with a REAL football team and a REAL stadium. My son, gave his pre-purchased ticket to me saying that a pre-season game wasn’t worth worrying about, and … Continue reading

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Rocks Create a Tiny Art Movement

Just when you thought it was safe to venture out of your house without being run down by the herds of Pokemon chasers, along comes a new fad. You will be relieved to know that this one does not involve … Continue reading

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Graceland

“I’m tired of staying home all the time,” I proclaimed.  “I wanna do something this weekend.” “Well, what do you want to do?” “I want to go to Memphis and see Graceland,” I said.  “I’ve never been there.”  I was … Continue reading

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If It Looks Like a Duck…

If It Looks Like a Duck and Quacks Like a Duck… Dear Duck Adventure Tour Company: This letter is in regard to the recent exciting Duck Adventure Tour our tour group took with your company. I’ll be the first to … Continue reading

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Are You Too Old for Theme Parks?

Take the Quiz Do they give you the senior citizen discount without checking your ID? Do you detest your hair and clothes getting wet? Would you like the rides better if they ran them in slow motion? Would you rather … Continue reading

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15 Minutes of Fame

I was famous for a week.  Bet you didn’t even know, did you?  Ah, it’s true then what they say about fame being fleeting?  It all started when I wrote a pretty good column – at least it was to me.  Of … Continue reading

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Opry at the Ryman

Well, I did it again.  I went to the Grand Ole Opry. Just shut up about it – this is Nashville, after all.  Cheapest entertainment in town – they really give your money’s worth with a long continuous show.  Ticket … Continue reading

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