Category Archives: Travel

Travel Across the San Joaquin at Night

I saw the Partridge Family episode “Morning Becomes Electric.” Laurie mentioned the food items like pizza, a submarine sandwich, and rocky road ice cream. I went to work wearing my moon landing T-shirt, and two people commented on it. I … Continue reading

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Festivus 2018 on an Amtrak Train

I didn’t have the time to celebrate Festivus.  I watched CBS Sunday Morning.  I walked over to the BART station and was just in time to catch the Richmond train.  I got to the Amtrak train station about an hour … Continue reading

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Stuck in Bakersfield

I listened to a morning radio show that showed the influence of Howard Stern.  They talked about feminine things that they have done, like urinating while sitting down.  I wanted to stick around for the discussion of pizza toppings, but … Continue reading

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Christmas Eve 2017

I awoke and watched CBS Sunday Morning.  One segment was about Donna Reed and the letters she received from military men during World War II.  Another showed Petula Clark on her first concert tour of the United States.  She is … Continue reading

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Christmas Eve 2016

I watched CBS This Morning for their chef segment.  Some of Jean-Georges Vongerichten’s signature dishes include Boneless lamb with mushroom crust and leek puree, Brussel sprouts cooked with smoked bacon and sage, Warm beets with cranberries and ginger, and Mushrooms … Continue reading

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Returning Home

I watched “Air Force One” and thought it was entertaining in a foolish way. I watched the first hour of “The Untouchables.” I then watched “The Three Musketeers.” It had a good cast with Michael York, Raquel Welch, and Oliver … Continue reading

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Boxing Day 2015

I watched the Disney animated Tarzan film from 1999.  I found the Phil Collins songs forgettable.  The jungle looked beautiful, but  characters were not great.  Rosie O’Donnell was rather irritating.  I couldn’t separate Minnie Driver from the James Bond movie … Continue reading

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