Monthly Archives: November 2015

The Night Before

I got a phone call from my mother, and she told me how cold recent mornings have been. She had to buy a new oven to fix Thanksgiving dinner. I watched episodes of “All in the Family,” “The Mary Tyler … Continue reading

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Golden State Warriors 120, Sacramento Kings 101

I went over to Trader Joe’s to buy groceries, and then I bus the bus out to the BART station. I made it over to the Oracle Arena a half hour before the door were to open, but there was … Continue reading

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Creed

I went out to Best Buy to see what they had left with the Blu-ray discs. I bought “The Living Daylights,” “License to Kill,” “Goldeneye,” “Tomorrow Never Dies,” and “Die Another Day.” Over at Target, I bought a toaster and … Continue reading

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Peggy Guggenheim: Art Addict

I watched part of John Huston’s “Annie” before I went to sleep. I liked the scene where everyone went to see “Camille.” Ann Reinking was one of the people I liked in the movie. I woke up early to go … Continue reading

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The Good Dinosaur

I took the bus out to the Grand Lake Theatre to see “The Good Dinosaur.” I arrived too early, so I took a walk to Safeway and bought two sandwiches and a mango drink. I sat on a bench across … Continue reading

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Duel at Diablo

I did do a bit of work on the day before the holiday, preparing a last quiz for a class and writing a letter of recommendation for a student. I didn’t have the Thanksgiving Day plans that other people had. … Continue reading

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The Man with Two Brains

I was getting rather anxious for the holiday weekend to start. I prepared for two lectures and took a lunch break to have a chicken sandwich. I returned home to watch “The Man with Two Brains” with Steve Martin and … Continue reading

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