Monthly Archives: August 2012

Memories of 1973 – Montauk Chapter 3

I’ve probably forgotten more about my past then I remember at this point. That’s one of the best things about having a partner who is younger and has a memory like a steel trap. The more CJ learns about my … Continue reading

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Trains, Planes, Jitneys, Cabs and SUVs – Montauk Chapter 2

So this whole thing started about 6 months ago when I got a  call from my cousin Anne after 15 years of being out of contact. It began the process of planning a visit to Montauk for some overdue re-introductions … Continue reading

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Let’s begin with a little history about “The End” – Montauk Chapter 1

Whenever I travel somewhere or especially before I write about my travels I like to do a little research in advance. By research I mean  of course Google and Wikipedia. While my academic friends (and the fictional Robert Langdon from … Continue reading

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My life and Montauk – The Prolouge

I returned from Montauk, New York late last night. Like most trips it went way too fast, but at the same time it made me feel like I had been gone from my everyday life for weeks. Funny how that … Continue reading

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Voldemort where are you?

So at some point after watching the opening ceremonies and enjoying the British children’s story portion I wondered what would become of all the the costumes and props and such. I didn’t really give much thought what would happen to … Continue reading

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In all Fairness Sometimes the Commentary is Solid…

This morning I was driving to work and contemplating all the talking about the Olympics and I must say that I heard a few things that made me think. I have been mostly sarcastic and critical of the commentators so … Continue reading

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Top Ten Most Ridiculous Comments of The London 2012 Opening Ceremonies

As I said in my last post I love the Olympics. I particularly love the opening ceremonies. To me it’s like the first day of a great vacation filled with opportunity and excitement. The lighting of the cauldron is always … Continue reading

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