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Notes and Quotes-June 9, 2018

Exchanging Sea Stories With a Democrat By Tom Morrow In 1984, Astronaut-U.S. Senator John Glenn, D-Ohio, made a run for the presidency. It would be short-lived, but I ...

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Notes an Quotes: June 2, 2018

Fighting Bureaucracy on the Arizona Desert By Tom Morrow In 1973, I was editor and publisher of a suburban weekly newspaper in the northern communities of Phoenix. The ...

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Notes and Quotes-May 26, 2018

An Unforgettable Night Decades Ago By Tom Morrow In 1979, I had the privilege of interviewing the great bandleader Count Basie and his bassist, Freddie Green. Although I ...

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Notes and Quotes-May 19, 2018

There always was one around somewhere By Tom Morrow When I was growing up, the term “bootlegger” was occasionally used referring to a few people who dealt in ...

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Notes and Quotes- May, 12, 2018

We’ll Always Have ‘Evening in Paris!’ By Tom Morrow Sunday is Mother’s Day and how many of us recall her words of guidance: “Shut that door behind you. ...

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Notes and Quotes: May 5, 2018

Pity the English Language Student By Tom Morrow It has been said Russian and Chinese are two of the hardest languages to master. But, consider someone trying to ...

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Notes and Quotes-April 28, 2018

Words and Sayings of Our Youth By Tom Morrow “Poof” go the words of our youth — the words we’ve left behind.  We blink, and they’re gone along ...

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Notes and Quotes-April 21, 2018

The Difference in Today vs. Yesterday By Tom Morrow My mother taught me about envy. “There are millions of less fortunate children in this world who don’t have ...

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Notes and Quotes-April 14, 2018

A Few Words We Missed Last Week By Tom Morrow Here are a few more words/expressions left over from last week: “Acumpucky” – anything you’d call that doesn’t ...

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Notes and Quotes-April 7, 2017

Lost Words from many years ago By Tom Morrow There are words we commonly used during our early lifetimes that no longer exist. Would you believe the email ...

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Notes and Quotes-March 31, 2018

By Tom Morrow The Basics of ‘Murphy’s Law’ We all know the basic “Murphy’s Law” – Whatever can go wrong, will go wrong, but here are the another ...

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Notes & Quotes-March 24, 2018

Hollywood, What’s Going On With Sound? By Tom Morrow What’s going on in the television production industry where the music is louder than the actors’ dialogue? A number ...

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Notes & Quotes-March 17, 2018

Whatever By Tom Morrow People who are advocating California ceded from the Union are having delusions of grandeur. Consider this:  Taxes – Each remaining taxpayer would be over-burdened. ...

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Notes and Quotes-March 10, 2018

Whatever (or who) Shaped Your Politics? By Tom Morrow It might be an interesting brain twister if you would ask yourself “Why am I a Republican (or) Democrat? ...

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Notes and Quotes – March 3, 2018

Whatever Happened To the ‘Correct Way’? By Tom Morrow When I was in England not so many years ago, I had a tour guide give me a short ...

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