Category Archives: Americana

Margaret Lever Morningstar – Dead at 96

Albany, GA – Margaret Lever Morningstar, an old style Old South journalist, died at her family’s home in Albany.  She was 96. Mrs. Morninstar was born in Albany on February 21, 1924 to Virginia and Lloyd Levers.  Mr. Levers was … Continue reading

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Kroger Fresh

Nov 6 – The Kroger Co. revealed a new logo today and a “fresh for everyone” brand transformation campaign that the company said celebrates its love for customers and associates, a food-first culture and a long history as America’s favorite … Continue reading

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Americans Are Idiots #23

9/27/2019 BATAVIA TOWNSHIP, Ohio — By WLW Digital Staff Aircare was dispatched to East Fork State Park in Clermont County for a woman injured on a bike path on Friday night. Emergency responders were called to the scene just after … Continue reading

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Segways: “they could do things that would make us shit in our pants.”

  Jeff Bezos said that in 2001 when he saw a Segway demonstrated to him and Steve Jobs.  We now know that Bezos understands a whole lot more about retailing than he does about transportation. Dean Kamen said he … Continue reading

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Killer Dads

I was walking my dogs up Fulton St. last week. We were nearing the intersection where Fulton runs into Blue Fin Drive. There is a Chipotle on the corner. Their parking lot takes most of the block going down Fulton. … Continue reading

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My Meeting With Donald Trump

I met Donald Trump on May 23rd, 2007.  It was at a Rudy Giuliani fundraiser down in the Park Avenue Armory.  The standard fare to have a cocktail with Rudy was $5,000.  But I was a guest of Iris Dwyer … Continue reading

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