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Dick Wagner of Michigan Band “The Frost” dead at 71

We lost the man who made “The Frost.” It’s a sad day for classic Rock and Roll in Michigan. The Story: It was a final medical battle Dick Wagner couldn’t win. Wagner, the Michigan-bred guitarist renowned for his work with Alice Cooper, the Frost, Lou Reed and others, died this morning in Scottsdale, Ariz. He […]

Happy Resurrection Day 2014! #Easter #Jesus #God #Christianity #Church #Christian

Some Music: What happened on this day, according to the Word of God: In the end of the sabbath, as it began to dawn toward the first day of the week, came Mary Magdalene and the other Mary to see the sepulchre. And, behold, there was a great earthquake: for the angel of the Lord […]

Interesting Reading: How the U.S. Bankrupted the Big 3

A man by the name of Curt Brockhaus sent me an email about a book that he has written. It’s a web book and it has a good deal of video and pictures about the history of the automotive industry in it. It makes for very interesting reading, especially for history buffs like me. Please, […]

Saturday Afternoon at the Movies: Tomorrow We Live (1942)

Please note: I pulled the previous movie posting, because, quite frankly, I didn’t like it. This one is much, much better. A 1942 film directed by Edgar G. Ulmer, starring Jean Parker and Ricardo Cortez. His hobby was collecting women… and he called himself the Ghost… the guy they couldn’t kill Julie Bronson (Jean Parker), […]