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Button Sunday

The last few days have been mostly miserable in world and entertainment news, and you know I generally don’t focus on miserable things on this blog. There’s plenty of that to be found elsewhere, in the views of people smarter … Continue reading

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100 Happy Days: 28

Watching the new Jenny Lewis video, “Just One of the Guys.” Loving it. No one is surprised. Now if I only don’t get in trouble for photographing my monitor…

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100 Happy Days: 13

Today I read that director/producer/actor Paul Mazursky died, and though that is nothing to be happy about, it did remind me that one of the things I’d planned to share during these days of happiness was whenever I’d finally have … Continue reading

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100 Happy Days: 2

Early today, when Tim was leaving the neighborhood, he drove by a yard sale and called me to tell me about something that had caught his eye. So later, I went for a walk and checked out the merchandise. As … Continue reading

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Button Sunday

Whether you’re a Princess Bride dad, a godfather, a Jedi dad, a Monty Python dad, a couple of dads, a father-in-law, a stepdad, an adoptive dad, a mentor dad–for every bad-joking, storytelling, barbecuing, sport-watching, chauffeuring, hardworking, loving dad out there–Happy … Continue reading

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Yeah

Furthermore, read what you want, when you want, in the format you want. No judgment, including from me.

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Button Sunday

Believe it.

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The look of the town

At a panel at Saints and Sinners which I intend to post about later, the moderator had the writers read first lines from one of their works. On the Colorado trip, as we rode through small towns of the Texas … Continue reading

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You Sweet Thing

Continuing with an earlier theme of songwriters, JJ Cale’s songs have been covered by such artists as Eric Clapton, Waylon Jennings, Lynyrd Skynyrd, John Mayer, Phish, and Jerry Garcia. Cale died nearly a year ago at age seventy-four. I thought … Continue reading

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Willin’

One of my favorite bands who I never hear anyone talk about anymore is Little Feat. I especially liked Little Feat founder Lowell George’s songwriting. He was a huge influence on some of my favorite music of the 1970s and … Continue reading

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