Cinematic song selections

I've been a fan of all the changes Idol has foisted upon its viewers in hopes of keeping the show fresh. The addition of Kara ...

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Whoa! (as in Wow)

If you're like me, you get emails from well meaning friends with various stories, pictures, urban myths, or advice urging that you do, or don't ...

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On His Way

Hi Chuck, Dakotah asked me this afternoon to write and let you know where he is and the boys and he are quite comfortable in ...

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Brownback says he hoped coal plant project could move forward

During a visit to Lawrence Tuesday, U.S. Sen. Sam Brownback said he had hoped construction of two coal-fired, 700-megawatt plants near Holcomb could have moved ...

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Balsamic My Beating Heart

I drove to my mama’s house for the Easter weekend (where I got my ham and scalloped potatoes fix), and Mr. Meat and Potatoes was ...

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From Susanville California

I had the opportunity to spend time each day with Dakotah and the "Boys", hope I didnt become a pest with bringing him what he ...

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Top 10 Subversive Comedies

The box office performance of "Observe and Report" this past weekend proves that subversive comedies usually have a way harder time finding an audience than ...

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Big 12 is KU’s to lose next hoops season

With the announcement that Sherron Collins and Cole Aldrich will return to Kansas University next season, the Jayhawks could have two first-team All-Americans in their ...

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Welcome to Harper’s Island

Episode one: In which Kohl’s targets the wrong demographic; “Mystic Pizza” is inspiration, and “Point Pleasant” actors are resurrected post-apocalyptic Fox cancellation. Opening scene: Champagne ...

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Confessions of a bike geek

At some point, cycling stops being cool. First bikes are cool. Being able to ride to your friends’ houses or the swimming pool is cool. ...

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Luna Moth knows it is spring

Luna moth, Moon moth, scientific name Actias Luna, this beautiful creature has many names. Information found on the web site All About Luna Moths tells ...

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Dakotah - Easter on the Trail

! (Photo by Chuck Edwards) Susanville, California is, by any stretch of the imagination, a small high-desert town in the northeast corner of California. Aside ...

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In Plain Sight 4/12/2009

Previous: IPS 4/5/2009 Next:IPS 4/19/2009 You may have noticed that there are fewer windows and doors in recent posts. I understand the great artists have ...

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Black Jack battlefield

My walk Saturday began with a pair of seemingly bad omens. I arrived at the Ivan Boyd only to find it a freshly burned moonscape. ...

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Easter Saturday Tulips

I never used to be a big fan of tulips and I don't like a lot of the fancy varieties on the market. This year ...

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Paella Primavera

This year, I am revamping my back yard garden. Last year, it was our “ghetto garden”, encircled with chicken wire that was supported by broken ...

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What’s this weather going to do?

My paternal grandfather was a colorful character, and he frequently uttered phrases that matched his character. I don’t recall ever hearing him curse, but he ...

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Alternative OTS

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“Observe and Report” an original vision, funnier in theory

[two and a half stars] If you like your comedy without any sugar or cream then you’re at least in the ballpark of people who ...

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Severe Weather Staying South

The weather is very active to our south, but we are spared from the nasty weather here. I don't remember seeing so many active tornado ...

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