The recent tragic death of alleged singer Amy Winehouse elicited a variety of reactions from the masses, from sadness & regret to complete unsurprise and “I’m shocked it didn’t happen sooner.” Here at The Manofesto, where we are only interested in quality music, it served to get the creative juices flowing as I began to… Read More Superfluous 7…..Celebrity Death Watch 2012
“I don’t know anything that builds the will to win better than competitive sports.” – President Richard M. Nixon I love how “journalists” are all about The First Amendment right of free speech…until someone says something with which they disagree. It was alarming how many talking heads on ESPN and sports writers were rabidly bandying… Read More Winning & Musing…..Volume 5.11
Never fear American Idol fans. We may currently be between seasons, but I am here to provide a little midsummer respite for those missing one of your favorite guilty pleasures. I am normally a fan of the old adage “if it ain’t broke don’t fix it”, and since Idol is still getting good ratings and… Read More Superfluous 7 – Ways to Improve American Idol
Here’s a crazy, politically incorrect, out-of-left-field thought: maybe she really didn’t do it. Full disclosure – I did not pay one iota of attention to the Casey Anthony trial. I know that a little girl is dead and her mother was on trial for possibly killing her. I couldn’t tell you off the top of… Read More O.J. Who??