Category Archives: Reviews

reviewing books, movies, road houses, television whatever comes up. Opinion editorials. Does not cover bar b q or dallas lunch reviews.

The Aloft of Plano, Texas

  If you’re looking for a Plano, Texas “dorm hotel” designed by amateurs the “aloft” by W  should be your choice. When we checked into the one in Plano, I was surprised by the approach they have taken to the hospitality industry.

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What’s on T.V. ? June 16, 2013

Well we are still in between the seasons. I really don’t know what that means since it seems there are no more seasons, only the in betweens. In any case here are a few interesting things I found to watch this wee. Well o.k., maybe some of it was not so interesting but I was […]

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What’s on T.V. ? June 9, 2013

The following is a log of the programs viewed  the previous week. In the case of watching a ball game that usually meant there wasn’t a heck of lot to watch so we opted for baseball. If it was basketball that was different. Our local team the San Antonio Spurs are in the finals so […]

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Cotter, Arkansas

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Gilbert, Arkansas

 A couple of things cause Gilbert, Arkansas to stand out.

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Ed and Charlie’s Tea Room

Ed & Charlie’s Tea Room, Caddo Lake, East Texas

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Caddo Lake and Big Cypress Bayou

My first trip to Caddo Lake was in a screaming fast bass boat.   I had decided to go bass fishing the way the pro’s do it.

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What’s on T.V. ? June 1, 2013

This week of television has been no different from most of the rest of the year. Here is the weeks log. I will say the new Alaska based “reality” shows on National Geographic and the Discovery Channel are offering some hope to the next few weeks viewing. You might want to check them out on […]

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Fort Union, North Dakota

Home of Alexander McKenzie, founder of Fort Union

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What’s On T.V. ?

I should say something about why I am writing this column. Television programming has changed. No longer is there one “season”, then summer and then the new programs in fall for the school year. Now it seems we have something so different I don’t understand when, who or how the programs come on much less […]

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