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  • For the kids from my generation, the only thing we anticipated more than the arrival of Santa, was the Sears Christmas Wish Book. Countless pages of dreams and possibilities starting with several items under $10, then 20 and 50.  Next, the winter boots and gear, followed by pictures of ladies […]

    The Gift That Keeps On Giving

    For the kids from my generation, the only thing we anticipated more than the arrival of Santa, was the Sears Christmas Wish Book. Countless pages of dreams and possibilities starting with several items under $10, then 20 and 50.  Next, the winter boots and gear, followed by pictures of ladies […]

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  • A weekly look at an album from the long and rich history of popular music. January 9, 2012 Cover image from Soup © 2007 Mercury Records SOUP – The Housemartins Condensed – Cream of the Beautiful South A 22-track CD featuring 7 hi-lites from The Housemartins and 15 from The […]

    Back-Catalogue Shopping #1

    A weekly look at an album from the long and rich history of popular music. January 9, 2012 Cover image from Soup © 2007 Mercury Records SOUP – The Housemartins Condensed – Cream of the Beautiful South A 22-track CD featuring 7 hi-lites from The Housemartins and 15 from The […]

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  • An Ant. A velvet painting of Verne Troyer A bookmark left in an original 1752 printing of Jean-Jacques Rousseau’s “The Social Contract” An envelope containing Russell Brand’s wishes as a 12 year old boy Most of the Vancouver Canucks (exception, Roberto Luongo) Sea-Dog matches Charlie Sheen’s cousin A Mrs. Doubtfire […]

    Things Katy Perry Kissed and DIDN’T Like

    An Ant. A velvet painting of Verne Troyer A bookmark left in an original 1752 printing of Jean-Jacques Rousseau’s “The Social Contract” An envelope containing Russell Brand’s wishes as a 12 year old boy Most of the Vancouver Canucks (exception, Roberto Luongo) Sea-Dog matches Charlie Sheen’s cousin A Mrs. Doubtfire […]

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  • [Inspired by the 99p Challenge] Not having another hit The hiccups A sober David Hasselhoff suggesting an album of Duets That Green Day will show up at his house and unfurl a banner that reads “Disquieted” If he stows away on a CN freight train picking up empty containers in […]

    Things Bobby McFerrin SHOULD Be Worried About

    [Inspired by the 99p Challenge] Not having another hit The hiccups A sober David Hasselhoff suggesting an album of Duets That Green Day will show up at his house and unfurl a banner that reads “Disquieted” If he stows away on a CN freight train picking up empty containers in […]

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