"IF A LIFETIME CAN BE LIKENED TO A DAY, THEN THIS IS HAPPY HOUR!"
Mother, Mother Ocean
Mother, Mother Ocean, I've heard you call Wanted to sail upon your waters since I was three feet tall You've seen it all, you've seen it all
Watched the men who rode you, switch from sails to steam In your belly you hold the treasures, few have ever seen Most of 'em dream, most of 'em dream
Yes, I am a pirate, two hundred year's too late The cannons don't thunder, there's nothin' to plunder I'm an over-forty victim of fate Arriving too late, arriving too late
"Size matters not. Look at me. Judge me by my size, do you? Hmm? Hmm. And well you should not. For my ally is the Force, and a powerful ally it is." ―Yoda, to Luke Skywalker
Counted the Stars
Counted the stars on the 4th of July Wishing we were rockets bursting in the sky Talking about redemption and leaving things behind I have these pictures and I keep these photographs To remind me of a time These pictures and these photographs Let me know I'm doin' fine We used to be so happy once upon a time Once upon a time But the sun sank west of the Mendocino County Line And the sun sank west of the Mendocino County Line
""SOME SEE A GLASS AS HALF FULL, SOME SEE IT AS HALF EMPTY, I JUST WANT TO KNOW WHO’S DRINKING MY RUM."
Friday, January 03, 2014
CONELRAD: Tune in, Drop Dead: Firing up the Wayback Machine, Sherman!
"Most people spent the 1950’s in a mild panic. If you lived in a
NATO country, you feared the Soviets nuclear arsenal, and if you
happened to live in a Warsaw Pact country, you feared a destructive
attack by American and British nuclear weapons. In the world of Cold War
paranoia nuclear war was not just a distant possibility, it was a
Blast from The Past Poster
I know some of you readers and followers of this here blog remember this from our youth/childhood. I grew up in NC Montana for the most part and we were in fairly close proximity to the Missile Boys out of Malmstrom AFB at Great Falls. Central Montana is still home to a Space Wing(Missile Wing) to this day.
The full story is at the link below. http://machineagechronicle.com/2011/04/conelrad-tune-in-drop-dead/