Monthly Archives: September 2009

Thursday Pickin II, Week 2

Quote of the Week: Humble, that’s me… Mr. Modesty. When it comes to humility, I’m the greatest.     —Bullwinkle Ok, TB gloated at the end of last year, all summer and just before the beginning of Season II. There … Continue reading

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Camden Maine’s Favorite Daughter

TB is spending my internet time tonight checking the results from last week’s Thursday Pickin. We are in Camden, Maine, for a one night stopover in route to Portland for the rest of the week. As we walked through town … Continue reading

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Live From Bah Hah-bah (per the local parlance) with TB

Quote of the Day: “As to the pure mind all things are pure, so to the poetic mind all things are poetical.”     —Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Maine Native, Pascagoula visitor TB blogs to you today from this fine place, … Continue reading

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To Maine

Quote of the Day: “I went to the woods because I wished to live deliberately, to front only the essential facts of life, and see if I could not learn what it had to teach, and not, when I came … Continue reading

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Thursday Pickin–Season Two, vol 1, (jackson 5, nikki 6)

Quote of the Day: “I ain’t here to give my opinion because I think I’m smarter than anybody else. I’m here to give my opinion because it rhymes.” –Todd Snider Before we start with the 2009 college football season, let’s … Continue reading

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Football Season At Last

Quote of the Day: “Time, as we age, is often damaging. But this was one of the Lord’s good days, resting for me forever in a kind of somnolent tenderness. I was thirteen and it was a golden, luminous November’s … Continue reading

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