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Memorial Day, 2018

I never get tired of looking at Old Glory, but get real excited when I see her flying in various formations. Five sets of three flag poles line each side of the drive at Valmont Industries’ Corporate Headquarters in Omaha, … Continue reading

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Donald Trump

Donald Trump, the GOP’s presumptive  nominee for president, showed up in the Independence Day parade in Cedar Creek, NE.  Riding in the back of an unadorned black pickup truck, he was in stark contrast to the other festive, red-white-blue entrants. (shown … Continue reading

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Giraffe & Friend

How’s the weather up there?  Boy, those giraffes are tall!  I was close to this magnificent creature, felt like within spitting distance (probably was … for him), no more than 30 yards in the Serengeti Plain, and it took all … Continue reading

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Country Cemetery

I was in Saunders County, looking for the Czech Presbyterian Cemetery.  Four miles west of Wahoo, NE, on state hwy 92, then 3 1/2 miles south and a 1/2 mile east.  By now, the sun was low in the sky … Continue reading

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Prequel to Goldilocks and The Three Bears

Prequels are a Hollywood gimmick.  After Hollywood produces a great movie, they make three or more sequels, none of which are as good as the original.   After box-office returns dwindle, Hollywood tries to re-energize the public’s interest with a prequel. … Continue reading

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