Archive for December, 2012

2012: The Year in Review

By far, the best thing we did this year was to adopt Spice.  After so much hemming and hawing and hesitation we acted at the right time and got the right cat. We got our cat and he’s a little... Continue reading

App Update

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When I wrote a couple of weeks ago about a weight-loss app that was working for me, I heard from several people who were either going to give it a try or were already using it.   Continue reading

Review: Little Girl Blue, The Life of Karen Carpenter by Randy L. Schmidt

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A highlight of the holidays for me is the opportunity to forget about the clock and curl up with my Kobo and read something compelling. This book came out a couple of years ago but it’s new to Kobo (and... Continue reading

Blissful Holiday

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It goes so quickly doesn’t it?  The trick is to enjoy it while you’re in it and on that count, it was a wonderful Christmas!   Continue reading

Merry Christmas to All – My Christmas Poem

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‘Twas the day before Christmas and all through the city, Some weren’t finished shopping and that was a pity. Continue reading

NRA = No Rational Attitude

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I talked to a local gun expert on Thursday. The interview was the “pro gun” part of our show, The Big Picture, as we looked at both sides of the gun control issue this week in the wake of the... Continue reading

My Latest Randt – Christmas Music!

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Join me if you will as we listen to this week’s Brandt’s Randt from 98.1 Free FM.   Continue reading

Tales Out of School

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Hundreds of broadcasters have said they’ll write books about behind-the-scenes of radio. Very few have followed through.  I think it’s time.  Continue reading

Review: How I Slept My Way to the Middle by Kevin Pollak

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Kevin Pollak’s name might not be of the household variety but trust me, you know his work.  He’s a legend in stand-up comedy who does the best impressions (according to his fellow comics) of Christopher Walken, Jack Nicholson and others.... Continue reading

Who We Are, What We Do, How to Speak to Us

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Today I’m presenting a media training session at Mission Services here in London.  They’ve asked me to come and talk to them about how to talk to the media.  We are a necessary evil to organizations and it helps everyone... Continue reading