re: Warren Beatty & Faye Dunaway just did a Steve Harvey - OlGrandad on 2/27/17 at 11:12 am
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re: 72 years ago today - OlGrandad on 2/19/17 at 1:13 pm
My dad went in on the second wave. He also said he really wanted a glass of ice water while on that island for two. months. That pretty well sums up all he ever said about that experience. Edit: May he rest in peace. ...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: Florida C John Egbunu done for the season with torn ACL - OlGrandad on 2/15/17 at 2:38 pm
I am sorry to hear that. At the time I thought he had and ankle problem. Hope he has a full recovery. ...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: Netflix documentary Muscle Shoals is excellent - OlGrandad on 2/9/17 at 5:07 pm
I bumped into Little Richard in Florence(across the river from Muscle Shoals) and he was giving out photographs of himself to people on the street. This was in the early 70s. He had been recording at Fame studio. I walked into the bank and some sweet little blue haired lady asked me, "what ...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: Just a few pics n stuff - OlGrandad on 2/8/17 at 8:58 am
I can picture little Italian boys, being warned by their mothers, that they will be sent into that building if they act up. [img]https://encrypted-tbn3.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcQQiAlKYOp0B5I1wEUG2XLiIqVIRAIkg9_ZyZDeiK-CkwmWZ1JA3Hh4iiVA[/img]...
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re: Tell me about Charleston - OlGrandad on 2/5/17 at 10:49 am
We rented a beach house at Folly Beach, about 15 miles to downtown Charleston. Folly is a quiet beach area and my brother, who lives in, SC said it is where the old hippies ended up. ETA We really enjoyed our stay and plan to return. ...
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re: What are good activities for an elderly newly widowed parent? - OlGrandad on 2/2/17 at 10:44 am
You can check with your county extension office and find out when master gardener classes are starting. If she enjoys gardening this will be an ideal way to learn and meet others. Classes are probably once a week. If she doesn't like flowers, disregard....Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: Random stat/fact about your schools athletic programs that people might not know - OlGrandad on 2/1/17 at 10:06 am
John Heisman was paid $500.00 a year to coach at Auburn in 1895....Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: Kevin Greene hired as NYJ OLB coach - OlGrandad on 1/30/17 at 7:55 am
Going back a year. [link=(http://www.secrant.com/rant/auburn-sports/tara-greene-is-making-it-kinda-obvious/61116817/)]From the Auburn board a year ago[/link]...
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re: What would be a classic movie that you really enjoyed - OlGrandad on 1/27/17 at 12:00 pm
[img]https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/4/42/The_Best_Years_of_Our_Lives_film_poster.jpg[/img] [quote]Samuel Goldwyn was inspired to produce a film about veterans after reading an August 7, 1944, article in Time about the difficulties experienced by men returning to civilian life.[/quote]...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
Planning to visit a National Park ? Passes available. - OlGrandad on 1/23/17 at 12:03 pm
[quote]A pass is your ticket to more than 2,000 federal recreation sites. Each pass covers entrance fees at national parks and national wildlife refuges as well as standard amenity fees (day use fees) at national forests and grasslands, and at lands managed by the Bureau of Land Management, Bureau o...
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re: Any retirees out there? - OlGrandad on 1/18/17 at 7:33 am
My wife completed the master gardening program offered by the county extension service. If your mom likes working outdoors with flowers and such check it out. Together we took beekeeping classes and have three hives. Got enough honey for family, friends and neighbors. Beekeeping clubs are prob...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)
re: Turning the Antenna When the Picture Got Fuzzy - OlGrandad on 1/14/17 at 9:32 am
I went through the turn the pole, rain or shine. After a period of time the pole would make a groove in the ground and when I let go, it would move. My dad thought I was doing it on purpose. I still hear him shouting, move it back a little. NO, A LITTLE!!!!!!!...Jump to Post - View Topic - Replies (0)