The Monkees was both a 1960s television show, and the pop/rock band that was created for and starred in it. They placed top-quality original popular music into a fictional television environment.
Monday September 11, 1967 was an average day in neighborhoods accross America. At 10:00 PM a television show debuted that would provide some of the longest lasting comedy momories in TV history.
Ten years after the Geneva Conference, in August 1964, the United States would take a historic step in its battle against the spread of communism... within and around the small country of Vietnam. By 1968 the U.S. had...
1960s America... It was both "the age of innocence" and the "dawning of a new age". In a small Orange County California community, a Bible preacher responded to the perceived need of a growing number...
Walt Whitman: A man, yet by these tears a little boy again, Throwing myself on the sand, confronting the waves, I, chanter of pains and joys, uniter of here and hereafter...
A growing dissatisfaction with government and church brought forth an influential philosophy known as transcendentalism. Through this philosophy and in the movement it spawned, religious, social and educational norms...
The history and traditions of the Brooklyn and Los Angeles Dodgers were at risk. The lifestyle of unscrupulous owners brought the team to the edge of being removed from the league.
A high school teacher... A boy from Mississippi... A divisive Cold War symbol... The moon...the Dream...Cuban Missiles...Marilyn...Lennon... and 9/11. People and events that altered history. Remember?
As if in a cycle of addiction, television viewers require more stimulation, and are willing to pay for it. This is what drives the changes in entertainment trends and influences life.
We traveled. We camped. We sang, watched movies, laughed and cried. It's what we did as a family. I loved it.
Being married to a woman who doesn't fish isn't a handicap. Instead, it's a fun and challenging relationship full of give-and-take compromises.
What is Love, really? It's our ability to value another life above our own.
"Fishing small streams can lower stress levels and blood pressure". You probably won't see that in the journal of medicine, but it works for me!
Led Zeppelin lives on through Jason Bonham's Led Zeppelin Experience.
The perfect way to cast imperfections aside is to skip stones at the Big Sandy River. I do it nearly every day now. At least, I do in my mind...
I always seem to learn lessons the hard way. In my decades as a father-in-training I haven't reached my goal of doing the right thing the first time through.