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Feb.07.2014
On this edition of the Phil Naessens Show Zeb Benbrook stops by to discuss whether or not the Golden State Warriors are playoff bound, J.A. Sherman pops in to discuss the maturing Oklahoma City Thunder and give Phil a Kiwi test and J.R. Wilco joins Phil to...
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Jan.13.2014
A few quick tidbits as I'm taking a breather between seemingly a thousand things at once:   --I'll call it the Ebay Rule: When you win the bidding on something, and immediately Ebay shows you the same exact thing from a different seller, in better condition, for less money.   --I'm...
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Dec.15.2013
Photo: Movie poster, from its Wikipedia page.   Very good "hallway" movie that connects the first to the yet-to-be-released third film, and apparently only meant as such.  I say that because when the one moment comes that you've been waiting for, the movie ends.  The fact that...
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Feb.19.2013
photo: from the show's Wikipedia page   It's been ten days since the last post, and the reason for the absence, bottom line, is that I'm on vacation, so not spending too much time in front of the computer screen.  But now that I've had a moment, let's see what else has been going on...
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Feb.15.2013
American Lion - Andrew Jackson in the White House, by Jon Meacham Jackson was never a favorite of mine, but there are things in this Pulitzer Prize-winning book of Jon Meacham’s that has me a bit more respectful of his presidency. Yes, he did break treaties and banish the Creek, Chickasaw, and...
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Dec.29.2012
Photo: Movie poster, from its Wikipedia page   I'd heard (and read) a lot of negative reviews about this movie, so I approached it with great trepidation.  After all, who wants to pay $11.50 per ticket and sit through an almost-three-hour film if it's terrible?   I needn't have...
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Nov.01.2012
    Photo: Jackson asleep on the couch.  A colleague said he looked "angelic" in this picture.  True dat.  What can you say when your dog is more photogenic than you are?   Been away for awhile again, this time because my dog's been very ill, to the extent that I...