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phil-naessens's picture
Sep.16.2012
      I’m a big fan of the National Hockey League and have been for most of my life. I’ve had the privilege of watching some of the greatest hockey players that have ever played the great game of hockey; names like Howe, Orr, Park, Dryden, Gretzky and 100’s of others have nearly...
bob-mustin's picture
Sep.15.2012
The books shortlisted this year should be encouraging to new novelists and those published by indie presses. Read on: 11 September 2012 The six books were chosen by a panel of judges chaired by Sir Peter Stothard, Editor of the Times Literary Supplement. The shortlisted books were selected...
klaudio-zic's picture
Sep.13.2012
Mayan #2017 - Age of Pegasus Copyright © 2012 by Klaudio Zic. First published by Klaudio Zic Publications, 2012 http://www.lulu.com/spotlight/astrology  The Academic Zodiac is Copyright © 1972 - 2012 by Klaudio Zic. All Rights Reserved. No part of this material may be reproduced or transmitted in...
mark-j-janssen's picture
Aug.30.2012
            While in Asheville, NC, a few years ago we met some psychics and healers, some Cherokee and some white.  One of the women had a fascinating history.  She worked as a psychic in a local metaphysical bookstore where we met.  She walked up...
phil-naessens's picture
Aug.21.2012
Tonight Phil is joined on segment one by Blogging Mets Mark Berman and their main focus is on what the New York Mets need to do in 2013. On segment two Phil is joined by the author of the book The History of the Baseball, Mr. Brandon Grunbaum. They discuss new developments about the book...
phil-naessens's picture
Aug.18.2012
This week Phil Naessens answers a listeners question as to why the top men don’t play doubles, reviews the 2012 US Open Wild Card recipients, discusses Rafael Nadal taking an extended break from the ATP Tour, Li Na hiring a new coach and previews the semi finals of the women and men involved in...
steven-belanger's picture
Aug.16.2012
Photos: Three out of about a dozen I took at Fenway, August 7, 2012.  Fenway's always beautiful.   I know this isn't my sports blog, but I haven't written there in awhile, and this is a very important issue, as it pertains not just to this sports team, but in many ways to our reality...
nancybrady's picture
Aug.11.2012
Like many others, I have been enamored with viewing the 2012 Summer Olympics in London.  For the past couple weeks our television has been almost exclusively tuned to NBC, rather than to PBS. During one segment, one of the announcers made mention of the fact that there were so many more...
rosy-cole's picture
Jun.05.2012
  Our glorious Diamond Jubilee has vividly revived some of my own brushes with HM. Upon three occasions, I've been privileged to receive an invitation to a Buckingham Palace Garden Party, not, I hasten to clarify, through any personal merit, but because both my husbands happened, in very...
rosy-cole's picture
Jun.02.2012
  Regular visitors to this blog will know that I'm a monarchist...and for deeply philosophical reasons. They'll also know how cruelly my hopes are dashed in respect of the Poet Laureateship, but I offer this poem as a small contribution to Her Majesty's Diamond Jubilee festivities in...