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American Weirdness: Prairie Wind, Part One
Kansas City, MO

Wednesday, July 2nd, 2014
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After we were waylaid by the winter storms in December 2013 – on the day we were planning to head up to Albuquerque and revel

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building

George Washington: Entrepreneur –
A Visit to His Distillery & Gristmill

Tuesday, June 24th, 2014
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Visitors to the Washington, D.C. area place Mount Vernon, George Washington’s home, high on their list of sites to visit. (See our previous story.) But

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Exterior

Hotel des Artistes – As Avant Garde Architecturally
As Those Who Once Lived There

Saturday, June 21st, 2014
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Today coops dot every street in New York, but back in 1903 when two artists, Walter Russell and Howard Pile, collaborated on the concept as

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American Weirdness: Bringing It All Back Home – Indiana

Wednesday, June 18th, 2014
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My child-hood home I see again, And gladden with the view; And still as mem’ries crowd my brain, There’s sadness in it too– O memory!

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Dad's Pocket Watch

Happy Father’s Day!

Sunday, June 15th, 2014
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Mothers got there first. After President Woodrow Wilson signed a declaration making the second Sunday in May a special day for mothers, individuals in many

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Green Pig

The Fleecing of Young America:
Green-Eyed Student Loan Frenzy

Thursday, June 12th, 2014
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With all of the discussions going on about the student loan crisis, the impact on the lives of young people just leaving college, there is

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Marti and Alix

Woman Around Town Celebrates Press Club Awards

Wednesday, June 11th, 2014
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The weather was gray and cloudy, but nothing could dampen the enthusiasm of the journalists who gathered on Monday evening, June 9 to celebrate the

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American Weirdness: In The Mitten –
Sights and Sites in Central Michigan

Wednesday, June 4th, 2014
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It is easy to (playfully) classify people from some of the smaller states in the Northeast: everyone from Massachusetts sounds like a Kennedy, while over

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