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March 25, 2020

Gordon Lightfoot – The Wreck of the Edmund Fitzgerald

My favorite song by him.  It sent chils up my spine when I first heard it.  It scared the poop out of me when I was in the Navy.  It made me feel adventurous in the Army.  Now in my older age it makes me feel discouraged and like I am fighting a future I can not change, one too powerful to stop, yet I must not give in until it takes me down.   Hugs.

Don Quixote

Filed under: Economics, Health, Music and Videos, News, Song, Things I like — Scottie @ 13:30

Guess my mood?  This too will pass.    Hugs

Harry Chapin – All 14 minutes of Taxi & Sequel

Filed under: Music and Videos, Music Video, Things I like — Scottie @ 12:41

Sorry about the bad quality but I really like his music.  Hugs

March 23, 2020

Rep. Katie Porter’s Doctor Sister Explains The Power of Social Distancing | NowThis

Filed under: Health, Music and Videos, News, Political, Questions, Reason, Science — Scottie @ 05:44

February 26, 2020

Abba – Dancing Queen

Today I am struggling with pain and remembering better times when I moved with a lot less pain.   I loved the disco / dance music of the 70’s /80’s.   I have my memories.   Best wishes.   Hugs

February 20, 2020

GHOST DONALD IN THE SKY – Parody | The Freedom Toast & Parody Project

Filed under: Music and Videos, Music Video, Political, Questions, Reason — Scottie @ 13:47

February 17, 2020

John Anderson — Would You Catch A Falling Star

Filed under: Music and Videos, Music Video, Song — Scottie @ 19:11

February 10, 2020

Wow, the cult of tRump, uninformed, don’t care, and love the bombastic nature of tRump.

Filed under: Education, Fascism, Music and Videos, News, Political, Questions, Reason — Scottie @ 05:33

January 27, 2020

STAND WITH YOUR MAN – a Parody | The Freedom Toast

January 5, 2020

LIE US INTO WAR – a Parody | Don Caron

Filed under: Criminal, Fascism, Music and Videos, Music Video, News, Political, Questions — Scottie @ 09:16

December 25, 2019

TWELVE MONTHS OF TRUMP’S MESS (2017 – Lest we forget)

Filed under: Music and Videos, Music Video, News, Political, Questions — Scottie @ 03:50

November 22, 2019

R.E.M. – Everybody Hurts (Official Music Video)

I have posted this before but today I need to do so again.   Sorry.  Hugs

November 13, 2019

Let’s talk about DACA, Stephen Miller, and the future….

I can not say this any better than he did.  Hugs

October 27, 2019

Disturbed – The Sound Of Silence

Filed under: Music and Videos, Music Video, My Life and Rants, Song, Songs and Music — Scottie @ 20:28

I am tired.  Very tired tonight.  I woke up at 1:30 AM with cramps in my feet and calves, muscle contractions driven by my spine damage affecting the nerves to my lower legs and feet.  I want to be angry at what the chief law officer of my country has done that makes a mocker of everything I served in the military to protect.  I want to be angry.  But instead right now I am crying.   For my self?  For my country?   I just read of the most horrible abuse being done to a minority population in China, and I think my country’s leader has praised the ones responsible for that.  What have we become?  How will history view us, what did we do to prevent the atrocities?  How did we accept them and allow it to progress?  When did mass separation of children from their parents to cause them distress as a tool become OK with the “greatest nation on earth”?  I am tired, good night.  Maybe there will be something, a small place in my dreams I can find peace, find comfort.   Be well, take care of each other, it is all we really have.   Sometimes I think it is closer to our Seasons In The Sun than ever before.   Hugs

October 18, 2019

The corruption is coming out so fast now we can hardly keep up

Filed under: Bigotry, Criminal, Fascism, Greed, Music and Videos, News, Political, Questions, Reason — Scottie @ 18:40

If you do not watch this or you do not react, then you are dismissing our democracy and letting it die.  This is what the whole tRump presidency is about.  Gods help us but we are about to slide into 1940’s Germany territory, and we do not have friends to stop us as tRump has attacked each one of them.   Hail Putin.   Hugs

 

October 6, 2019

R.E.M. – Everybody Hurts

Tony of https://tonyburgess1969.net/ posted this with a personal message at https://tonyburgess1969.net/2019/10/06/everybody-hurts-sometimes/ .   I think it is how I feel most of the time also.   Hugs

October 4, 2019

I95 Asshole Song Lyrics. From Randy

Filed under: Funny Stuff, Funny videos, Music and Videos, Music Video — Scottie @ 16:34

September 26, 2019

Buffalo Springfield Something’s Happening – For What It’s Worth

Filed under: Music and Videos, Music Video, Sad, Song — Scottie @ 20:11

How to stop the sounds in my head?  How to stop the things I can not stand to think of?  I am getting tired of this battle.  But to win we must soldier.  Best wishes to all.  Hugs

Harry Chapin – Cats in the Cradle

Filed under: Music and Videos, Song — Scottie @ 19:47

Terry Jacks – Seasons In The Sun (Original Video HD)

Filed under: Music and Videos, Song — Scottie @ 19:40

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