Category Archives: Commentary

An Audio-Book Review: Really? Again?

America Again: Re-becoming the Greatness We Never Weren’t By Stephen Colbert Published by Hatchette Audio Performed by Steven Colbert, Tim Meadows and Jordin Ruderman   The Book and Performance: Some books do not age well. It’s hard to say how … Continue reading

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A Legacy of a Misspent Youth

Back in the dim, dark days when dinosaurs made for the best computers to play games on, I was invited to be one of the play testers for “Wizardry IV: The Return of Werdna.” That came about because the guy … Continue reading

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An Audio-Book Review: She Knows What He Did Last Summer

What Happened Written and read by Hillary Rodham Clinton Published by Simon and Schuster Audio   The Book I think it is obvious that the acceptance or rejection of this book and its contents will pretty much split down the … Continue reading

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Why do Squirrels Always Seem to Wait to Cross a Road Until a Car Comes By?

Squirrels: Counterphiles (lovers of fearful situations) or Just Plain Nuts? It’s a common sight when driving. You’re puttering along, minding your own business when, suddenly,  a squirrel decides that NOW is the best time to cross the road; right in front of … Continue reading

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An Audiobook Review: A Novel with Real Depth!

  Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions By Edwin Abbott Abbott Published by LibriVox Read by Ruth Golding The Story:  This is one of the many books that have been on my mountain of must-reads for a very long time. … Continue reading

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An Audiobook Review: What’s Wrong with This Picture?

Alice in Blunderland: An Irridescent Dream By John Kendrick Bangs Published by LibriVox Read by Lars Rolander The Story:   I sometimes enjoy a good political satire, but this was not it. In my usual bit of fairness, once I … Continue reading

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An Audiobook Review: The Original Odd Couple.

  The Diaries of Adam & Eve: Translated by Mark Twain By Mark Twain Unabridged recording published by Fair Oaks Audio Read by Mandy Patinkin, Barbara Buckley and Walter Cronkite   The Story: Eve is a bright, endearing and inquisitive … Continue reading

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