Monthly Archives: January 2011

I Was Johnny When You Loved Me

  I was listening to demos of some of my newer songs and this was my favorite.  I liked the feel of the demo enough to share it so click here to get a free download of the song.  If … Continue reading

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Mike Maroth

His Career Yesterday former Detroit Tigers pitcher Mike Maroth announced his retirement from baseball.  Never an All-Star or a household name, Maroth’s greatest notoriety came from being the last pitcher to lose 20 games in a season in 2003, something … Continue reading

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Shamelessness

Since my Super Bowl post I’ve had over a thousand new people check out my blog.  I usually have only 30-40 visits a day so I would be remiss to not beg some of you new people to check out … Continue reading

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Ketchup-Flavored Potato Chips

On a Sunday night in early 2005 I was going through a difficult time.  My girlfriend had recently dumped me and I had a craving for potato chips.  But not just any kind of potato chips, I craved Snyder of … Continue reading

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Who to Root for in the Super Bowl

Unless you are a Steeler or Packer fan, your favorite football team did not make the Super Bowl.  Yet you will still watch and probably pick a team to root for.  Most of you will pick a team without any … Continue reading

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Book Reports on Books You’ll Never Read #2

Amusing the Million: Coney Island at the Turn of the Century by John F. Kasson It wasn’t until the beginning of the 20th century that Americans invented fun.  Strange to think of thousands of years of civilization without fun.  With … Continue reading

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Millennial Visions

*I try to post something Monday through Friday but some days I’m actually busy doing my job.  When those days happen I’m going to try to post lyrics to one of my songs, a paragraph or two of explanation, and … Continue reading

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