A Couple Of Pinkos

 Posted by at 12:03 am  Nick's Blog
Aug 132019
 

During my long career publishing small town newspapers in both the Pacific Northwest and Arizona, I used to always laugh at the response my editorials would get from people. To half of my readers I was a gun toting, KKK cross burning right wing extremist. To the other half of the readership I was a […]

Pool Boy

 Posted by at 12:03 am  Nick's Blog
Aug 112019
 

I never did learn to swim, though Miss Terry has taught me enough to get from one side of the shallow end of a swimming pool to the other. But my doctor and chiropractor have both recommended getting in a swimming pool and walking around in chest deep water for a half hour a day. […]

Gunk’s Boys

 Posted by at 1:30 am  Nick's Blog
Jul 092019
 

Some of you are probably aware that I collect badges. My main interests are police badges, like these. Or this display that focuses on my father’s career. But I also collect other badges, including chauffeur badges, taxicab driver badges, company employee badges, and whatever happens to catch my fancy. Several blog readers have been kind […]

Apr 102010
 

A lot of readers have been asking me when I will upload the registration page for our Eastern Gypsy Gathering Rally, which will be held August 30 to September 3, at Elkhart Campground, in Elkhart, Indiana. I got the page uploaded yesterday, and you can access it with this Registration Link. We are trying something […]

Settling In

 Posted by at 6:28 am  Nick's Blog
Jan 082010
 

We were up early again yesterday morning (do you see a disturbing pattern here?), and left the motorhome at the Apache Junction Elks lodge while we took the van and went scouting for an RV space. The last couple of years, most of the RV parks in Apache Junction and East Mesa have had vacancies […]