Category Archives: Diversions

Antarctica Day 2016

December 1st, 2016 marked the 57th anniversary of The Antarctica Treaty System and is designated Antarctica Day. On that date in history 12 nations signed an agreement setting aside 10% of the Earth “forever to be used exclusively for peaceful … Continue reading

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We Are How We Treat Each Other

Following the results of the 2016 Presidential election, I was looking for something that might make me feel better despite the results.  It seems that the country is now even more divided(if that is possible) than prior to the election. … Continue reading

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Dancing With The Dead On Halloween

HAPPY HALLOWEEN FROM “ON THE ROAD WITH DAVE”! As “All Hallow’s Eve” wanes and the bewitching hour approaches, I want to wish each and everyone of my readers, a very Happy Halloween and Samhain Sabbat and as tomorrow rises you … Continue reading

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Deshun Wang–Fierce!

How old are you? 20? 40? 60? Think it’s time to give up? Hold up. At least until you watch 80 year-old Deshun Wang; who is called “the Internet’s Hottest Granpa”, and hear what he has to say.  Wang, from … Continue reading

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Dear Mr. Schneider, From Suzy.

Not too many years ago,  the day after Labor Day was the beginning of the school year.  Nowadays, thanks to legislation and recommendations, most schools start earlier in mid-August and continue until late May.  The agrarian society that once ruled … Continue reading

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Viva Elvis!

Today marks 39 years since the “King of Rock and Roll”, Elvis Presley died at his home in Memphis, TN.  I’m an Elvis fan.  No one knows that more than my family that has to endure listening to Elvis CDs … Continue reading

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