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Man of La Mancha

A wise man...OK, OK, a wise ass...once said, “TODAY’S WORLD IS FILLED WITH YESTERDAY’S IMPOSSIBILITIES!” Yeah, it’s original, from 3+ years ago (Oct '17). Be...
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Spurs & Stuff

Moving from NY to San Antonio in 1993 was a major lifestyle change for me & my family (my wife, Laurie & our 9 y/o...
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Damn Gringo!

A few months back, my daughter, Heather, brought home some outstanding tamales for dinner... ...her buddy's Kadillac tamales (chicken, spinach, jalapeño, cream cheese)! They were...
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You Wanna Know How I Feel???

A few months ago, I learned about the recent passing of one of my Regina baseball coaches, Jerry Dente, from back when I was a...
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One of the best things about growing up & living in the "greatest city in the world" (New York, NY...so great, they named it twice!)...
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Card Skimmers

I keep reading all these stories about “credit card skimmers” (designed to steal your card # & code). Just saw one yesterday where 12 new...
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Over the years, I've ALWAYS told myself - - and my people - - that "...you can definitely learn something new... ...EVERY, SINGLE DAY!!!" For...
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I’m Soooooo Old…

Just saw a FB post saying that anyone born before 1998 came before Google. Ah, that's nuthin', trust me! I came before the Internet. And,...
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Facebook Helpful Hints

OK, let's do this one more time... No, you've NEVER been limited to seeing only 25 of your 5,327,409 friends' posts on your news reel....
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I ❤️ New York

I found this piece today that kinda describes pretty well what it means to be "from New York". And when they say that, they mean...
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“Notes from the Beach”

The following is the famous "Notes from the Beach" memo that Executive VP John Reed (head of Citi's Consumer Services Group, before he took the...
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Hmmm… 🤔

OK now, everyone, if it's... man > > > men woman > > > women ...then why isn't it human > > > humen? 🤔...
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