Monthly Archives: October 2013

Salute to Ghosties, Ghoulies, and Long-Leggedy Beasties

It may come as a surprise to younger readers, but once upon a time radio meant more than Top 40 and Golden Oldies (aka last week’s Top 40). It meant drama, comedy, westerns, science fiction, soap operas and quiz shows … Continue reading

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“Start Counting Backwards From 100…”

Alkaloid: Any of numerous usually colorless, complex, and bitter organic bases (as morphine or caffeine) containing nitrogen and usually oxygen, that occur especially in seed plants and are typically physiologically active. They usually end in “ine.” There is evidence to … Continue reading

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Your Legislators at Work…

It was once against the law in Los Angeles to shoot a buffalo while riding on the back of a streetcar. Thomas Jefferson declared that we are a nation of laws, not of men. That’s absolutely true, but the laws … Continue reading

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