When "The Great Escape" came out in 1963 I didn't see it because I was only nine years old, and didn't get to see a lot of movies unless my folks took me, which wasn't often. I wanted to see this one. It seemed to me exciting and adventuresome and thrilling and it had some actors I recognized. I had seen some advertisements on TV promoting the film and they convinced me I would die if I didn't get to see it.
31 March 2013
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19 March 2013
They tell us Americans are getting too much salt, but what about our American insects? This device blasts the bug with grains of table salt, so it kills and also preserves it. Unlike a flyswatter, it leaves no bug guts stuck to household surfaces. I don't have a lot of flies or spiders around my place but maybe this scatter gun will work on ants. See the device here: bug killer
17 March 2013
To all you out there rightly incensed about a sexual assault in Ohio, where the young lady was molested by high school football players while nearly unconcious and nobody stepped forward to help her, or ward off her abusers, there is this story from Wisconsin, of a different sort of man. Charlie Blackmore,Jr., a Marine veteran, interfered with a vicious assault on a woman who was being stomped and kicked on a city sidewalk. Read more about the incident here: semper fi