December 18, 2010

December 11, 2010

Coming to America...

Children born in the U.S. of undocumented immigrants are granted automatic citizenship...should this be changed or just be left alone?  Share your thoughts...

December 05, 2010

November 27, 2010

Your Signature Dish...

What are one or two things that you cook very well—that dish you are known for or do just right, even if you hate to cook? Or as Grandpa Willie would say: “what do you put your foot all up in and stir with your big toe”?

November 20, 2010

Greening Your World...

What are some of those things you have done or are doing or will do to make your world Greener. Let’s hear those big things, little things, funny things, unique/unusual things…and even recycled things!

November 14, 2010

Kids Do Say The Darndest Things...

What are some of the funniest, strangest or even wisest things you've heard come from the mouths of babes?

October 31, 2010

The Best Live Concerts EVER!!!!

Whether it’s R&B, rock, jazz, country, rap, gospel, an old woman’s sweet humming or whatever, who did it the best right before your eyes?

October 24, 2010

Blinded Me With Science...

What are some of your chemical mishaps?  From LSD to WD-40; from Crazy Glue stickage to Clorox spillage, let's hear your stories...!

Blinded Me With Science

October 17, 2010

Moving Stories...

How many times have you moved in your life--which were the most horrendous, the funniest or...whatever?

October 02, 2010

Kid Talk...

Can a kid be too young to have his/her own cell phone? Or, what is an ideal age?  Share your thoughts!

September 25, 2010

"Who Gives A Damn Anymore...?"

Is the emphasis of the service industry on making a sale or making a customer? Does customer service tipping required or earned?  Share your thoughts.

September 19, 2010

"Here I Go Again...!"

Do you believe in reincarnation?  If so, which life is this for you...?

September 11, 2010

September 04, 2010

"No White After Labor Day..."

Not wearing white after labor day is one social norm...what are some others? Are they relevant, are they followed, are they serious???

August 14, 2010

The Way We Were...

"...Do you allow yourself a little time to cry, or do you close your eyes and kiss it all goodbye...?"

Shirley Horn's "Where Do You Start?"

August 07, 2010

"Don't Worry, Be Happy!

The United States tops all the lists as the richest country via GDP (gross domestic product); however, the US ranks at number 14 on the list of happiest countries via GHP (gross happiness product). What are your thoughts on this?

"Don't Worry, Be Happy!"

Forbes 2010 List of Happiest Countries

July 31, 2010

Dive Into A Book...

Which books or novels would you love to find yourself in...either as a character or a "fly on the wall"?

July 24, 2010

Local Uncommon Economic Indicators

What are some of those things or changes that are sure indicators of the current economic downturn or that things are getting better. Things like altered behaviors/patterns, good deals, jobs lost or found, stores opening or closing, whatever you find.

"Hard Out Here For A Pimp!"

July 17, 2010

Mr. 44th...

What are you dying to say to President Obama if you had a face-to-face meeting with him?

"Hail To The Chief"

July 10, 2010

Very Superstitious...!

What are some of those strange things people do or don’t do and really can’t always explain why? Superstitions and their origins can be quite interesting...

Stevie Wonder's "Superstition" live on Sesame Street

June 26, 2010

Who knew there was a word for this..."Mondegreens"

What are some of your Mondegreens, words that result from the mishearing or misinterpretation of a song lyric, where you have mangled an otherwise good song?

e.g. Elton John's: "She's got electric boots, a mohair suit..." But the Mondegreen was: "She's got electric boobs, her mom has two" ( Benny and the Jets) The "Un"Benny & the Jets.

even more Mondegreens

June 19, 2010

Father Figure...

When you look in the mirror, you see your Father's _________? Otherwise, what has your Dad passed down to you?

May 15, 2010

Prom Night

Was your prom a Night to Remember, a Night Spent Alone or just a Nightmare...? Are Proms still relevant; were they ever?

May 08, 2010

Thanks Mom...Thank You, Thank You, Thank You!!!

What is something(s) that your Mom (or grandmother, auntie, play-mama, godmother, surrogate mother) has taught you, advised you on or done for you that you can never thank her enough?

May 01, 2010

Wanna hear it--here it goes...!

What is or should be your Theme Song? Come on don't be shy--you know you've thought about that one or two songs that just so nicely sum up your past, present and/or future...!

January 23, 2010

Defining Moments...!

What event/happening taught you that you were really good at something and/or an event that demonstrated that something just wasn't quite your calling?