Monthly Archives: February 2019

More Cruise Stuff

A few more photos. The second port after Key West was Cozumel. I didn’t leave the little tourist area. There wasn’t much to see. Our ship, The Rhapsody of the Sea (Royal Caribbean) is the smaller one on the right. … Continue reading

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A Little More of Key West

Here are a few short videos. George Lucas I am not. Key West from the ship: Duval Street with Sloppy Joe’s: Key West’s famous roosters. They roam the downtown neighborhoods:   Meanwhile, Ernie and Doris are still on their cruise … Continue reading

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Key West

Key West was our first port of call. I spent quite a lot of time in Key West in the past. My cousin owned a house on Summerland Key, at the 25 mile mark. By the way, you have to … Continue reading

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My Computer Is Fixed

If you live around Sarasota and have Macs, you may not know that there is an Apple shop near the airport. It’s called Computer Advantage. They do good work. I’ve been to them several times. This time they got my … Continue reading

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Heeee’s Back!

Yes, I’m back from my cruise to Mexico and Belize. We were also supposed to go to Costa de Mayo or something like that (Costa de Mustard maybe), but I don’t know what country that’s in. The seas got rough … Continue reading

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I’m Going to Belize.

Yes, Folks, tomorrow morning I’m leaving out of Tampa for a cruise to Belize. Oh, it goes other places down there, but Belize is where they make my favorite hot sauce: (I buy the big bottles) So I’ll be hors … Continue reading

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Isn’t This Nice?

Years ago, check the date, I was at a gathering, I forget which, and a bunch of readers gave me this little award. I still appreciate it immensely. If by any chance somebody out there signed it, please let me … Continue reading

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Frank Crummit

I had a comment about black face impersonations, and it brought to mind minstrel shows, and then Frank Crummit who appeared in minstrel shows. I’ve mentioned him in past posts. He had a string of novelty hits from  the twenties … Continue reading

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A Little More Laurel and Hardy

Laurel was English and Hardy was an American from the Midwest. A few days ago I gave a link to a Bradbury short story which has to do with one of their one-reelers. If you’ve never seen it, you really … Continue reading

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Buddy Holly

I should have thought  of this on the third of this month. It was sixty years ago on that date that he died. I remember so well waking up to the news on the radio. I was really and truly … Continue reading

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