Kalamazoo’s Heritage Guitar To Become National Destination
I thought this was a great idea when I heard it the first time back in 2006 when I SAID IT!!!  It was during the filming of Kalamazoo?, which featured me in an important supporting role, and we were talking to the movie's director Battle Creek's own David O'Malley when we started…
The Perfect Caption For Stefani
Stefani recently had some pictures taken for publicity.  The acting world calls them "head shots" and the photographer Johnathan Brandt did a fantastic job.  But as I was looking at this one in particular, it struck me as needing an obvious caption.  See if you agree…
Are People Now Asking About This Statue In Bronson Park?
We already know about the controversy surrounding the "Fountain Of The Pioneers" sculpture part of the Bronson Park Fountain.  Now, due to recent events in Charlottesville, VA, cities across America are taking stock of statues and memorials.  Is it possible that the life …
Top 10 Stolen Cars In Michigan
It doesn't happen very often to someone you know these days but a friend of mine had his car stolen from in front of his house.  As we went through the process of the best way to try and get it back, I came across a June 2017 article by Steven Gursten in Lawyers Weekly that listed the top …
This Is An Insane “Would You Rather”!
"Would You Rather" questions have become very popular the last couple of years and, most of the time, they're pretty tame and you could make a case to go either way.  Here's few examples...
Slang Only Michiganders Use
On vacation recently, we traveled to many parts of this great state; mainly in the mitten.  What I began to notice is that those of us "trolls" under the bridge have a unique way of expressing ourselves that is usually credited to the "Yoopers".
Why Is This Kalamazoo Gas Station 39 Cents Higher?
It's become one of our area's mysteries.  Everyday when I pass by this gas station on Gull Road, I marvel at why the price of gas is always 252.9.  As of this post time, the price of gas just down the street is 213.9.  What's the deal???
What’s With Only One Shoe?
One of the great mysteries in my life are the many times I've seen one shoe along the side of a road or highway.  Just one!!!  I always wonder, where's the other one???  If I lost my shoe, I'd certainly look for it until I found it.  How does someone continue their…
Words Michiganders Mispronounce
It's a strange phenomenon.  We are one of the Northern most states and yet we run into native Michiganders that have, what sounds like, a Southern accent.  Then there are those that don't but still mispronounce a lot of words.  Now, I'm not perfect and just like you I c…