Category Archives: Out and About

Food for Thought from Barcelona

Here are some photos of some yummy from Barcelona. I was particularly taken with the hams hanging around town. A tapas bar being set up: The aforesaid hams: and and what’s left after the ham is taken: There’s also seafood: and All that remains is to eat it, washed down with a little sangria: Advertisements

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Drunks of Antiquity

No, this is not about the likes of Hemmingway or Poe, but rather a tour of old bars in Detroit, where drunks long ago might have gathered. I must preface this post by saying that I have lived for the last 30 years in Detroit and  most of them in the same neighborhood. It is …

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200 years old and you don’t look a day over 150

I vaguely remember from high school that the origins of The War of 1812 had to do with England impressing Americans into the British Navy and trade issues. It was a subject taught maybe in a half an hour (or less) before moving on to the next big war, the Civil War, which would then be studied …

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