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Poor Jenny: Another Embarrassing Moment

As a fan of an era gone by, there are a lot of embarrassing moments. Often times, we retro-lovers forget that not everyone is stuck in the middle of the 20th Century. We love clothes, music and celebrities that are sometimes considered “out-dated” and maybe even “old-fashioned” by today’s society.  Since I’ve come to love… Continue reading Poor Jenny: Another Embarrassing Moment

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Injustice on February 3rd: One Fan’s Story

February 3rd is a difficult day for fans of Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens and The Big Bopper. But I'll spare you the details of that whole story. On February 3, 2022, a newspaper publication tweeted an image of the same article from 1959, from the first page of their newspaper with the headline: "Death of… Continue reading Injustice on February 3rd: One Fan’s Story

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What Grinds My Gears: Don’t Tell Me What Not To Say

Warning: strong language (if you can't handle that sort of thing) "Freedom of speech is as good as sex," said Madonna one day a long time ago when I was too young to know what she was talking about. But, it turns out, she's right. Today's post was going to be a list of reasons… Continue reading What Grinds My Gears: Don’t Tell Me What Not To Say

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Good Music, Bad Choices: A Pandemic in Plymouth

Warning: Personal opinions and strong language. When we got to Plymouth, it took no time at all for my Dad and his brother to plan evenings out for two musical events. A great idea, except that we're in the middle of a pandemic, and no one in Plymouth is wearing a mask. Just about no… Continue reading Good Music, Bad Choices: A Pandemic in Plymouth