Up in Michigan, Part I

Television is something of a delicacy for most full-timers.  It’s been there all our lives, but it feels stupid to have these wonderful backyards while watching Vanna light up tiles.   Besides there is something off-putting about signing a long-term contract with a satellite provider at cable rates while making a substantial investment in equipment.  Instead, […]

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See Ya in the Funny Papers

Doonesbury had gone on an extended hiatus, but was re-running classic scenes from 43’s administration (you can read the timeline by checking out the plumes in W’s Marc Anthony helmet … that hat had been seriously beaten up by ’07. The best of all time, Calvin and Hobbes, appeared to be gone for good, but I still had a couple of paperbacks full of his better work.

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