Things that go bump in the night

VOLUMES SEVEN & EIGHT


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Happy Hour with the girls tonight!

Count me in !


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and lest we forget...




You're welcome any time...

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The Allman Brothers

We tend to forget about 
a great slinger

DICKIE BETTS


From 1991 in Germany. Good stuff.

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Live at the Capital Theater in 
Passaic (NJ) in 1984.

I was there.

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With his band Great Southern in Italy in 1984

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Git yourself a taste of Dickie Betts -
click here:





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More comics?

Some comic GIFs.


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A couple comics

Need a Thursday morning comic fix? Here ya go...


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At least she has airbags to cushion the fall...

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A funny thing happened

On the way to today...

It's hard to imagine but it was 38 years ago today that MTV was first broadcast.


The channel changed the way we react to music forever. It almost nearly killed rock and roll forever. Popstars always dominated MTV. Michael Jackson, Madonna, Elton John, yeesh. Please with that pop crap.  
This was the very first video shown on MTV:



It's was 'Video killed the radio star by a band called The Buggles. That shoulda tipped us off right there.

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For about ten years it was 
all about the music.

And then it wasn't. Award shows, specials, and then finally self-produced shows.
Shows that REALLY SUCKED.


Like Jersey Shore.

A show more about bad behavior than anything else that was populated by a buncha friggin' goombahs from Staten Island. Staten friggin' Island. Please.


These jerkoffs.
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 MTV should really change it's name to something more appropriate.

How about BTV? 


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Also on this day in 1969 The first and only Atlantic City Pop Festival.


Was held at Atlantic City Race Course.
(which of course no longer exists)

The lineup included:


Booker T. & the M.G.'s
Tim Buckley
Paul Butterfield Blues Band
The Byrds
Canned Heat
The Chambers Brothers
Chicago (as the Chicago Transit Authority)
Joe Cocker
The Crazy World of Arthur Brown
Creedence Clearwater Revival
Cass Elliot
Iron Butterfly
Jefferson Airplane
Dr. John the Night Tripper
Janis Joplin
B.B. King
Lighthouse
Little Richard
Looking Glass
Lothar and the Hand People
Mississippi Fred McDowell
Hugh Masekela
Buddy Miles
Joni Mitchell
The Mothers of Invention
Tracy Nelson & Mother Earth
Procol Harum
Buddy Rich
Biff Rose
Santana
Sir Douglas Quintet
Three Dog Night
Johnny Winter

$ 15.00 for all three days!

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Here's a laugh - Joni Mitchell ran off the stage crying after only 3 songs because no one was paying any attention to her!

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Johnny Winter was a kick-ass Texas blues guitar slinger.

If you don't know who he was, here's a taste from Woodstock (summer of 1969):


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This that go bump in the night

VOLUME SIX


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You're most welcome.

This kid...

He's very, VERY astute, no?


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Almost missed it!

What the hell was I thinking?

It's happy hour fergodsake...


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Dear lord, we need a sign...
Here's a good one!



Get one for yourself - Click on this link:


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Didn't see that coming...

Just because I have the power.


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It's a blonde thing I guess...

You need this?

Yeah, probably...

A little midday pickmeup forya.

Obviously her first rodeo.
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Didn't see that coming? Bullshit.
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Didn't see that coming either? Double Bullshit.
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Now SHE didn't see that coming. Nicely done kid.
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Listen to the kid

The kid knows a lot more than I do.


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Check this

That's a shadow on the back of the couch cushions in our lanai. 

How friggin AWESOME is that?

Like the pillow? 
Found it in a 2nd hand store in Ireland...

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I don't scare easily

But this broad in particular scares 
the hell out of me.


I hate politics, but man oh man,
Angry white chicks can be crazy...

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On the other side of the spectrum are people like my wife.

She makes jewelry and she's REALLY good at it.














Every piece  one of a kind and completely hand-made by her. 
No kidding.

She's been doing it a long time and she's REALLY good at it. She sells the jewelry - in fact sells a LOT of it. Interested for yourself or for a gift? 
Message me here or on FB.

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Amongst other things too numerous to mention, 
I do tile work.

They gave me this:



I gave them this in return.


Wuddya think?
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Built a coupla houses, too





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Cya later.











Tuesday night in Naples?

Cocktails with old friends in Naples - that's Florida, not Italy buddy... ...     ...   ...