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Alarm Clock - Saturday, August 2nd 2008 12:44 PM
It's Day One of my regulary-scheduled vacation and, you could say, it began with a bang.  The sound of thunder rolled me out of bed around 8:30 this morning.  Of...
Chickens! - Friday, August 1st 2008 12:00 AM
Jeez!  That last post was kind of a downer, wasn't it?  Three songs and not a happy tune in the bunch! Well, no worries.  MUSIKFEST starts today, and if some...
Name That Tune - Thursday, July 31st 2008 12:25 PM
I'm sitting here listening via the Internet to my favorite local college radio station.  I'm hoping to hear a certain song so that I can see what it's called and who...
It's About **** Time - Tuesday, July 29th 2008 12:20 AM
The Phillies finally made the move they should have made weeks ago.  Adam Eaton goes to the minors.  Read about it HERE.  I guess those two home runs he gave up...
Two Months til Dexter! - Sunday, July 27th 2008 9:49 PM
Watch the Season 3 preview here.  WARNING:  This preview is most definitely NOT approved for audiences of all ages.
Back to School - Sunday, July 27th 2008 1:41 PM
I am now officially a part-time student at Luzerne County Community College. Friday's meeting with my academic advisor was, as I suspected it would be, brief.  I told her...
Rappin' Duke - Friday, July 25th 2008 1:23 AM
Today I have a meeting with my LCCC academic counselor.  I suppose we'll go over the RESULTS from the placement test I took last month.  Then, I suppose we'll talk...
As the Turnpike Turns - Thursday, July 24th 2008 12:17 AM
When last we left, THIS was the status of the epic public relations struggle between the PA Turnpike Commission, which wants to put tolls on Interstate...
Multiple Choice - Tuesday, July 22nd 2008 9:35 AM
Read the following then make your rhetorical choice from the options that follow: You know how Budweiser, the once and former "King of Beers," has recently re-branded itself as...
Gimme Some Sugar - Friday, July 18th 2008 11:05 AM
After what can only be described in the proper politically-correct terms as a particularly challenging week, and with only slim prospects of next week being any less...
If at First You Don't Succeed ... - Tuesday, July 15th 2008 9:53 AM
Our friends at the PA Turnpike Commission have come up with a revised plan to convert Interstate 80 into a toll road.  Now that the plan to LEASE the Turnpike to...
Window Treatment - Saturday, July 12th 2008 12:31 AM
To celebrate my new replacement windows and the new window treatments (good-bye, temporary shades) to go with them, I give you U2.
JonBenet Update - Thursday, July 10th 2008 12:13 AM
It happened again.  Just when you had totally forgotten about the JonBenet Ramsey murder case, Boom!  Along comes an AP News Alert to remind you. It has been almost...
Separated at Birth? - Sunday, July 6th 2008 10:16 PM
I'm just sayin'. 2008 Wimbledon champ Rafael Nadal                    Red Hot Chili...
Turnpike Rebellion - Saturday, July 5th 2008 12:06 AM
While you were eating hot dogs or drinking beer or setting off illegal fireworks or doing whatever it was you were doing to celebrate the Fourth of July, I was at...
The U.S. of Bruce - Friday, July 4th 2008 12:04 AM
Hot Wheels - Thursday, July 3rd 2008 11:06 AM
Never mind Speed Racer.  The most revved-up movie of the summer could very well be DEATH RACE.  It's due out in August.  As you might guess from its working title...
On the Dial - Tuesday, July 1st 2008 1:13 AM
The Q has changed.  The Q is WQFM 92.1 in Nanticoke.  As of some recent time - I don't know exactly when - the Q is now "your official Beatles station."  That's...
21 Years Ago - Part II - Sunday, June 29th 2008 10:23 PM
June 29, 1987.  My official last day/night in Leeds.  My friends from Tetley Hall certainly made it a memorable 24 hours - right up until I boarded a bus for...
21 Years Ago - Saturday, June 28th 2008 10:50 PM
21 years ago tonight, I was at Roundhay Park in Leeds with a couple of friends and about 50,000 other people I didn't know.  We were all there for a...
It's Always Something - Wednesday, June 25th 2008 11:10 AM
Here's the thing about owning a home.  It's always something.  Nothing is ever perfect.  As soon as you take care of one thing, there's another thing. Which is...
Passing Grade - Friday, June 20th 2008 11:53 PM
When I was in high school, I took the SAT three times.  Once in the spring of my sophomore year and twice in my junior year.  Two of those times I scored higher...
Rock the School - Thursday, June 19th 2008 12:25 AM
I've been brushing up on my math skillz for my upcoming COLLEGE ASSESSMENT TEST.  As I mentioned earlier, I reckon I can manage the reading and writing...
OK, This is Weird - Tuesday, June 17th 2008 12:49 PM
Fifth foot in shoe washes ashore in Canada VANCOUVER, British Columbia, June 17 (UPI) -- Canadian police in British Columbia were examining the fifth human foot, clad in a...
From the Mouths of Babes - Monday, June 16th 2008 8:39 PM
I had occasion to be the beautiful Lehigh Valley this evening which gave me the opportunity to listen to my favorite radio station for a few minutes.  I tuned in around...