Monthly Archives: February 2007

J Peterman Days,a Valentine Toast, and Cupid’s aim

I was looking at some photos the other day and saw one that jogged my memory. You see after a few years in the business world,this young turk bought himself an old beige Jaguar that broke down a lot but … Continue reading

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Coffee with Pablo

As spring approaches I think of color and when I think of color, I think of Picasso, so I decided to confer with him and hear his responses in his own terminology. Now I have owned one beret in my … Continue reading

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Curious Hickey

I try to consider in this cyber journal the host of people (alive or dead) and ideas (new or ancient) that come into play as I strut across my stage (presently earth). Its begins in one sense with Aristotle’s observation … Continue reading

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Ben Franklin and the art of doing lunch

Old boys have their playthings as well as young ones; the difference is only in the price. You see Ben Franklin’s advice all around you and probably quote him weekly if the truth be known. Did Benjamin Franklin himself listen … Continue reading

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Do not look where you fell, but where you slipped.

At the Exit/In, a Nashville institution in the 70’s, one could find the likes of Jimmy Buffett and Steve Martin and the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band (and me hanging around), & my first introduction to live Blues and Folk music … Continue reading

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Jimmy Says

Alexander Hamilton, John Jay, and James Madison really wanted the Constitution to be ratified and so they wrote The Federalist Papers to encourage ratification. The disputes came later over who wrote what but today I wanted to have a chat … Continue reading

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Saturday Morning Retrospections

“I believe in everything until it’s disproved. So I believe in fairies, the myths, dragons. It all exists, even if it’s in your mind. Who’s to say that dreams and nightmares aren’t as real as the here and now?” asked … Continue reading

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Friedman and a Freed man

I am not ashamed to say I like money and what it can do. I don’t begrudge anyone a reasonable profit. Money is like any tool. It can be abused. But I will say this without wavering. It is one … Continue reading

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Pictures and implied thousands of words

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Little Kings

Little Kings Cream Ale from that classic brewery, Hudepohl-Schoenling in Cincinnati, Ohio were often consumed at “business” conferences held in the light and warmth of a roaring campfire off the side road at Oak Grove on the banks of Norris … Continue reading

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