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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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Notes and Quotes-February 24, 2018

Touring the Outer Banks where history was made By Tom Morrow A few years ago, I visited the Outer Banks on the extreme coastal edge of North Carolina. ...

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Notes and Quotes-February 17, 2018

Predictability On This One is Easy By Tom Morrow I can predict the future over the next few months until Election Day: What’s left of 2019, Congress will ...

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Notes & Quotes: February 10, 2018

By Tom Morrow Last week in my “Historically Speaking” column, I wrote about the history of “Jim Crow” laws. I heard from a few readers wanting to know ...

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Notes and Quotes- February 3, 2018

The ‘One’ New Year’s resolution I’ve kept By Tom Morrow I’ve only kept one New Year’s resolution that I can remember. It was a gloomy, gray, cloudy Iowa ...

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Notes and Quotes-January 27, 2018

A Look Back in Local History By Tom Morrow NOTE FROM ME: This historical note was in my column of Dec. 4, 2004, in commemoration of the attack ...

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Notes and Quotes-January 20, 2018

By Tom Morrow quotetaker@msn My dear friend Bill Stromberg has been gone two years, but he left behind a lifetime of film and entertainment achievements that were passed ...

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