Category Archives: Diversions

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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Harry Chapin–Remembering When The Music

On July 16, 1981, singer-songwriter-activist Harry Chapin died in an automobile crash on the Long Island Expressway in New York.  He was 38 years old.  He was best known in the mainstream for his number one hit, “Cat’s In The … Continue reading

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“And A.J. Foyt Will Win…In 1967”

The 100th running of the Indianapolis 500 takes place tomorrow, May 3oth, 2016. In light of the historic race, I watched several highlight videos tonight and came across a recording of the 1967 Indy 500 presented on ABC’s Wide World … Continue reading

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10 Hours; No Foolin’

It’s April 1st, but everything is back to normal. I’m lousy at April Fool’s jokes, but if you tried to access “On The Road With Dave” earlier today–you were greeted with Shari Lewis and Lamb Chop singing “The Song That … Continue reading

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