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October 3, 2008 by SH80
“I could never vote for Obama because he’s for abortion,” my daughter blurted out as we sat observing the vice presidential debate late last night. “People who vote on a single issue are…” pausing cautiously not to complete my thought knowing from where her comments were born.  “Idiots?” she interjected filling in the blank. (I could have been thinking “uninformed” or “uneducated” or “unenlightened.” )...
September 14, 2008 by SH80
We were in Blockbuster Friday evening searching for movies to watch as we anticipated the storms rolling into our area from the gulf. As we walked the store, my son picked up a copy of a horror movie in jest, which led to the question, “What is the scariest movie you’ve ever watched?” My initial reaction is typically “The Exorcist.” I can still recall the sheets pulled over my head as I lay restless in bed at my grandparents’ house overhearing the lines s...
September 24, 2008 by SH80
So, I'm passing the time last night reading the internet. While at the end of the information superhighway, I finally succumbed to a piece Matt Mosley had written on espn.com. The article led me to the ESPN 103.3 website where I found and perused his bio (http://stations.espn.go.com/stations/espn1033/story?id=hashmarks), which included the name of his dog, Trooper Taylor. Ah, memories. I played (and I use that term loosely) against Trooper and his equally talented brothe...