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Pork Rinds & All’s Fine
With Thanksgiving rolling in next week, I have MORE Southern Recipe Small Batch Pork Rinds up for grabs tomorrow (Saturday) morning on Puffman Sports Trivia. Take a tip from me, I'm the Puffman(!,) & why not stuff your Thanksgiving turkey this year WITH pork rinds? Tu...
She Wasn’t A Real Prophet
Not like my hero, Bob Dylan, anyway. I'm blogging about Elizabeth Clare Prophet, the Church Universal & Triumphant & the creation of Utopia in Montana's Paradise Valley. That's what I'll be reading about tonight (Tuesday) during Montana History up at the Marias He…
Color Me Blue Today
Today (Friday) is National Crayon Day, a day I look forward to every year with the anticipation & excitement of a kid on Christmas Eve. Thanks to the Crayola folks back in Easton, Pennsylvania, they're replacing dandelion yellow in their 24-pack with a crayon in the "BLUE …
Hee-Haw-Hee-Haw
That was 1 of my all time favorite TV shows years back, I loved ol' Grandpa Jones. NOW...I'm "Hee-Hawing" AND blogging about the Donkey Basketball action that's returning to Shelby next month. Tuesday night, April 18th's the date & it's over at the …
I Missed It!
This past Monday, the 23rd,was National Pie Day & somehow, some way, I MISSED IT! I'm more than chagrined this morning not to mention completely crestfallen. It's true...National Pie Day, created by the American Pie Council, WAS the day before yesterday, Monday, Janu…
A Good Cup Of Joe
The "Team" at Wallethub who appears to have more time on their hands than I do, has done it again. With today (Thursday) being National Coffee Day, these geniuses have put their noses to the GRIND-stone & researched 2016's Best Cities for Coffee Lovers. Th...
Ears Removed Face & Eyeballs Tattooed
That's not me, it's Birdman Ted Richards who had his ears removed & his face & eyeballs tattooed to look like his pet parrots! This eccentric character is one of many featured in the NEW "Ripley's Believe It or Not! Unlock the Weird"! releas...
Time On Their Hands
In MY opinion, it would be an understatement to say that the good folks at WalletHub seem to have time on their hands! With the long 4th of July weekend rolling in, the personal-finance website WalletHub has come up with their "Fourth of July 2016 By The Numbers Report...
The Mayor’s Done It Again
Not OUR mayor, Mare-Lair, but New York City Mayor de Blasio, & New York City's Gab Man, Peter Franklin, the Gabby Gabby, will be on the line from the streets of New York City this afternoon (Tuesday) at 4:35 on the Puffman Show. The Crabby Cabby's doesn't much like the New Jer…
Shrunken Heads & More
People think of Ripley's Believe It or Not for shrunken heads & other oddities, but the question is: Does Ripley's chronicle presidential stories? They sure do through the good ol' cartoon! My friend Edward Meyer, VP of Exhibits & Archives at Ripley's, will be joi…
Don’t Buy A Red Car
That's what I learned from reading "Uncle John's FACTASTIC Bathroom Reader," the ALL-NEW 28th edition. Uncle John says the fact is, birds are 18% more likely to poop on red cars! I'm giving away this reference/humor book by the Bathroom Readers' Institute later …

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