Zoinks!

My respects to MR Takamoto, the creator of Scooby-Doo.  He died Monday at the age of 81.  It’s been said that if you love what you do, and do what you love, you’ll never work another day in your life.  MR Takamoto loved what he did and did it up to the day he died.  […]

Massages for Dogs

Is your favourite pooch feeling a bit tense lately? Why not pop over to the Ritz-Carlton in Sarasota, Florida where your privileged pup can get a relaxing massage for $225. And if you really feel like pampering your pup, throw in another $220 and your pup will get gourmet dog biscuits, an in-room pet massage, […]

Lost Hendrix Tape

Dave Chapman, a producer, was sorting through some old recordings of a group called the New Flames when he discovered at the end of one of the tapes a Jimi Hendrix style rendition of the Welsh national anthem, Hen Wlad Fy Nhadau, Land of My Fathers.  Hendrix is known to have been a good friend of the […]

Immigration Fears

   Today, Romania and Bulgaria have officially joined the EU.  This brings the EU total up to 27 members and a half a billion people.  The BBC quoted the Romanian president, Traian Basescu as saying, “It was hard, but we arrived at the end of the road.  It is the road of our joy.” Link […]