CURRENT EVENTS (RECIENTES ACONTECIMIENTOS)
Leon & Lulu’s
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The next Books & Authors will be on
If you happen to live anywhere near the Clawson, MI area (near 14 mile & Main Street), I hope you will stop by and say hello to me. Plus, you will have the opportunity to meet and talk with a lot of authors.
PHYSICAL TRAITS (RASGOS FÍSICOS)
Honor Thy Temple
When you say you drink responsibly, I hope this isn’t what you are implying.
CHARACTER TRAITS (RASGOS DE CARÁCTER)
The Foundation for Being Extraordinary
One should celebrate holidays, special occasions, the accomplishments of their friends, as well as their own accomplishments.
Here are several photos from my 2017 Halloween Happy Hour.
SOCIAL TRAITS (RASGOS SOCIALES)
Getting Along with Others
(CARACTERÍSTICAS DE APRENDIZAJE)
Growth Keeps You Extraordinary
It is said that those who don’t know history are condemned to repeat it.
One can learn much for history, that is especially helpful when a nation is divided, for instance:
The Odds & Ends of Being Extraordinary
BOOK OF THE WEEK (LIBRO DE LA SEMANA)
This books says so much in so few words.
How to Be Happy, dammit
Guaranteed to perk up even the most cynical spirit, HOW TO BE HAPPY, DAMMIT is the first and only self-help book that merges psychology, biology, eastern and western philosophies, quantum physics, and the Zen of Bazooka Joe. (Source: Back cover of book)
MOVIES OF THE WEEK (PELÍCULAS DE LA SEMANA)
Something to Think About Before Going to the Movies
MUSIC OF THE WEEK (MÚSICA DE LA SEMANA)
The Devil Went Down To Georgia
by The Charlie Daniel’s Band
LAST WEEK’S POLL – How do you plan to celebrate Halloween in 2017?
38% – Will be giving on treats on Halloween
21% – Don’t celebrate Halloween
14% – Will host or go to a Halloween party
14% – Will watch some scary movies
10% – Will wear a costume
3% – Will go trick or treating
Similar poll in 2016
45% – Will be giving out treats on Halloween
17% – Don’t celebrate Halloween
17% – Will host or go to a Halloween party
17% – Will wear a costume
4% – Will go trick or treating
THIS WEEK’S POLL – How do you most often watch movies?
ART OF THE WEEK (ARTE DE LA SEMANA)
Windsor, Canada Hockey Hall of Fame
It isn’t publicized; however, Windsor has an excellent Hockey Hall of Fame. I was fortunate to be one of a select group of individuals given a tour of the museum last Saturday. It was a rare treat and my video in no way captures the magnificence of this fine collection of hockey mementos collected over a life time.
EXTRAORDINARY PERSON OF THE WEEK
(PERSONA EXTRAORDINARIA DE LA SEMANA)
Who else, since it is close to Halloween, but:
Bela Lugosi (aka Count Dracula)
Béla Ferenc Dezső Blaskó (20 October 1882 – 16 August 1956), better known as Bela Lugosi, was a Hungarian-American actor, famous for portraying Count Dracula in the 1931 film and for his roles in various other horror films.
He had been playing small parts on the stage in his native Hungary before making his first film in 1917,… He had roles in several films in Weimar Germany before arriving in the United States as a seaman on a merchant ship.
In 1927, he appeared as Count Dracula in a Broadway adaptation of Bram Stoker’s novel. He later appeared in the classic 1931 film Dracula by Universal Pictures. Through the 1930s, he occupied an important niche in popular horror films, with their East European setting … (Source: Wikipedia)
THIS WEEK’S JOKE (BROMA DE LA SEMANA)
TALK TO ME (HÁBLAME)
Thank you Chrystal, Georgia, Kathie & Samantha, for commenting on last week’s post.
BLOG & FACEBOOK
Thank you Aline, Carol, Cynthia, Daggi, Ellen, Heather, Jess, Justin, Pamela, Stephanie, Teresa & Willie, for sharing my post last week on Facebook.
And my thanks to K’s Kitchen Chronicles & Middle Class Girl, who started following my blog and to Dana, Holly, Lara, Laurie & Melissa, for liking my Harmony Books & Films Facebook page.