A semi-regular attempt to address some of life’s minutiae that might otherwise be overlooked….. There’s a teachers’ strike going on right now here in West Virginia. I don’t have a dog in the fight and don’t feel informed enough to offer a specific opinion except that teachers perform one of the most… Read More Points of Ponderation…..Episode 2.18
I hate television. I hate it as much as peanuts. But I can’t stop eating peanuts. – Orson Welles Welcome back!! If you haven’t checked out Part 1 yet please do. I think you’ll enjoy it. As I’ve been working on this project I’ve been amazed just how varied & wide-ranging my… Read More 100 Memorable TV Characters…Part 2
The most corrosive piece of technology that I’ve ever seen is called television…but then again television at its best is magnificent. – Steve Jobs I’ve always believed in God’s perfect timing, and have to say that with everything that has occurred recently in the world in general and The Manoverse specifically I am… Read More 100 Memorable TV Characters…Part 1
If you missed Part 1 of this little ditty please take a moment to check it out…otherwise you’ll be hopelessly confused. Okay, so…I don’t want to be one of those people who shriek “Do something!!” but offer no real solutions. Therefore, allow me to make a few suggestions. One of the first rules… Read More Thoughts & Prayers…Part 2
Back in 2006 thru the spring of 2008 I was sidelined with an ulcer on my tailbone during what I refer to as My Unfortunate Incarceration. I’ve alluded to it a few times here, so I’ll spare y’all a rehash. During that period…especially when I was homebound in my apartment for about a year…people would… Read More Thoughts & Prayers
The Manofesto is now taking requests!! lol My pal Don, who has been amongst the most interactive & encouraging citizens of The Manoverse since its inception, enjoys my ranking/list posts and asked me if I’d ever considered writing about great television characters. The answer to that question is “yes I have”, but I had… Read More 100 Memorable TV Characters – An Introduction
Well. It’s been over a week since the football season ended, so I suppose we should do our traditional wrap-up. For some reason this year doesn’t seem as…bleak…as the calendar typically feels immediately after football season. I’m not especially into The Olympics, but I guess it does alleviate the emptiness just a little. It helps… Read More Winning & Musing…Bye Bye Football!!