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Catalogs. I hate ’em. Tool catalogs. I hate ’em. Professional grade tool catalogs, I really hate ’em[...]
Peter Higgs is a guy who as history goes may prove as famous as Julius Caesar or if you prefer anoth[...]
Cats die, that much is known. That they do not die easily is the shared suspicion. Nine lives being [...]
The ages have had their heartthrobs, women who marked their moment in history with the aura of the f[...]
By rights it should have been bulldozed. Farms are like this when old stuff gets in the way, when sh[...]
As a tractor-trained tenor I have noticed that opera, as well as cowboy songs, are vocally biased, t[...]
There are many Henrys in the American biography – Henry Hudson, Henry David Thoreau, Richard Henry D[...]
Sometimes “why” is a four-letter word. An epithet uttered at something so senseless we ought not hav[...]
Occasionally it happens in farming towns where one farmer questions the restrictions of the A-1 zoni[...]
His name was Henrick, Henrick Sebastian Kohl; his father was Henrick Emmanuel Karl Kohl. They lived [...]
It was called simply enough, the pageant, just that, the pageant. Everyone in the township knew what[...]
According to an AP wire story, the ingredients of the 12 days of Christmas lyric now cost $107,000. [...]
When I was in grade school, circa 1952-60, I owned the proud knowledge of the names of the planets i[...]
My father often said, a good farmer does not a good hunter make. The converse also being true, that [...]
Thanksgiving brought out the performance art in our mother. As if the holiday was set aside to prove[...]
The Boston School Forest, as it is now collectively known as, was once an 80-acre and decidedly sand[...]
Only us political Neanderthals bemoan the quadrennial quagmire as is the Presidential Pageant. We kn[...]
Forget zombies. Forget those anemic-looking ghouls. Forget erogenous zone Draculas. Forget stitched-[...]
The harvest is known to its practitioners as “combining,” an interesting and apt description. Combin[...]
I have a bet with my friend George. The bet is the Little Plover will not go dry this fall. He betti[...]