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“Ride ‘Em Cowboy”

November 26, 2019

Ride ‘Em Cowboy, the 1941 Western spoof, helped introduce black singers and performers to mainstream American audiences.

Space Brain

November 25, 2019

What if the universe had a brain?

Is This the First Rock and Roll Song?

November 16, 2019

“You can have my money, you can have my honey, but let me rock and roll”

Veterans Day: This Bud’s For You

November 11, 2019

Veterans of the Armed Forces deserve a salute and day of honoring.

Brains

November 8, 2019

Losing one’s mind is not necessarily the end of the world.

History

October 17, 2019

Today’s current events will be history tomorrow.

“Tryin’ To Reason With Hurricane Season”

August 31, 2019

There’s not much we can do about hurricanes except get out of their way, take shelter and perhaps write a song or two about Nature’s awesome power.

Dr. John Gone

June 8, 2019

Dr. John the flamboyant New Orleans musician has passed away at age 77.

Throne

May 23, 2019

The ancient Egyptians believed in a lot of strange things like soul travel and immortality.

Man and Horse

May 20, 2019

A riderless horse is a rare event in track racing.

Transportation

May 9, 2019

Even extraterrestrials need transportation to and from the planet Earth.

The Black Cowboys

April 27, 2019

Black cowboys were a vital part of the Old West.

Even Cowgirls Have a Notion To Sing

April 26, 2019

Even Cowgirls get a yearning for going onstage and telling a good story.

Earth Day, Cowgirl Poetry, the EPA and Richard Nixon

April 21, 2019

Though they often overlap on the calendar, Earth Day and Cowboy poetry do not share a lot of common ground.

Imaginary Friend

April 19, 2019

Can be a psychological crutch or much a needed moral supporter, depending, of course on the situation.

Will Bernie’s Book Sales Put Him in the White House?

April 13, 2019

The next president of the United States will most likely also be a bestselling author.

Health

April 11, 2019

Fresh, clean water is a necessary for a healthy life.

Fashion

March 8, 2019

                Fashion (Star Wars style) Here’s a Star Wars Jedi Master pictured with Aayla Secura from the Clone Wars. The Jedi Master is very stylishly dressed, but he has to be careful. His female antagonist might take his head off.

Electronic

February 15, 2019

Sometimes, energy can be made visible.

Galaxy

January 27, 2019

The discovery of the Whirled peas Galaxy has excited many astronomers and astrophysicists.

Hero

January 17, 2019

Nothing is more delicious to a Superhero than a hero.

Death and the Eternal Journey

January 11, 2019

Nobody really knows what awaits us after we die….perhaps that’ why there are so many different ideas.

Hemingway and Havana

January 8, 2019

A look at Hemingway’s years in Cuba will help demonstrate some interesting aspects of the author’s life.

Good King Wenceslas

December 26, 2018

Good King Wenceslas is a joyous song that celebrates the life of a saint that was murdered by his brother.

Merry Christmas

December 25, 2018

Many people on the planet believe that spiders are symbols of good luck.

Winter

December 20, 2018

With a blanket of snow, this warm house defies the winter cold.

Chef

December 12, 2018

The Swedish Chef has entertained audiences around the world.

Becoming Michelle Obama

December 5, 2018

When it comes to post White House memoirs, Michelle Obama may well prove to be the better half, even though her husband has the better track record in regards to book sales.

Witch

November 1, 2018

The water witch is very much at home walking through the forest at night.

Ghost

October 25, 2018

A house built atop a potter’s field could yield a ghost or two.