Monthly Archives: October 2017

On purge bébé

I did a bit of work for my classes, and then I watched the S.W.A.T. episode “Deadly Tide,” which featured Susan Dey, Lesley Ann Warren, Phil Silvers, Sal Mineo, and Loni Anderson.  It seemed that they spent a good part … Continue reading

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Suburbicon

I awoke and watched CBS Sunday Morning, with their segments on Miley Cyrus, John Carpenter, and Michael J. Fox.  I got a phone call from my parents.  They talked about the Dodgers winning Game 4 of the World Series.  It … Continue reading

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L’Opéra

I awoke and watched the chef segment of CBS This Morning.  Two of Peter Serpico’s signature recipes include Crab boil and Short ribs.  I looked up the American Top 40 playlist for the weekend.  The Top 10 songs on October … Continue reading

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Golden State Warriors 120, Washington Wizards 117

I went to work with a sore hip.  I returned to watch a bit of Match Game, and then I looked through the record store and bought a Beatles CD called “From Mathew Street to Abbey Road.”  I took BART … Continue reading

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Chavela

I went through a day of what was called Professional Development instead of teaching classes.  One of the useful discussions was about free online textbooks.  I went from there to the theatre to see “Chavela,” a documentary on the life … Continue reading

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La chienne

I learned of the death of Fats Domino.  I will remember “Blue Monday.”  I went to a department meeting, and tried to get some work done during the rest of the day.  I stopped for a burger before returning home.  … Continue reading

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Playback

I watched Match Game 75, and Jack Albertson gave an answer of The Partridge Family, which won $5000 for a contestant.  I had a long day of teaching.  I stayed in the office to avoid the heat.  I heard the … Continue reading

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Tiny Furniture

I was anxious to be done with work with the heat wave hitting these parts.  I talked about Arcade Fire with a couple of people at work, but they had never heard their music.  I headed home, and I sat … Continue reading

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Dina

After the football game ended, with the Patriots winning in the fog, I walked over to the theatre to catch the 9:40 showing of “Dina.”  I bought a cherry Icee.  I was the only person in the theatre, and so … Continue reading

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Boo 2! A Madea Halloween

I woke up and watched CBS Sunday Morning.  Some of the segments were about cloud storage, courtroom sketch artists, Maria Sharapova, “Psycho,” and Chris Rosati.  My parents phoned me and asked me about Daylight Saving Time.  After shopping at Trader … Continue reading

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