Sunday, October 23, 2016

October 23, 2016

$10 win !

At work, I hear about movies I would never watch and then I try them. Guardians was worth watching.

‘Cheshire Puss,’ she began, rather timidly, as she did not at all know whether it would like the name: however, it only grinned a little wider. ‘Come, it’s pleased so far,’ thought Alice, and she went on. ‘Would you tell me, please, which way I ought to go from here?’

‘That depends a good deal on where you want to get to,’ said the Cat.

‘I don’t much care where—’ said Alice.

‘Then it doesn’t matter which way you go,’ said the Cat.

— Lewis Carroll

‘I didn’t know that Cheshire cats always grinned; in fact, I didn’t know that cats could grin.’

Saturday, October 22, 2016

October 22, 2016

$22.50 win plus $1 from the Mega.

Rubie's Costume Company on Jamaica Avenue is like an amusement park.

Huge place and tons of costumes.


Fun place to visit,

Friday, October 21, 2016

October 21, 2016

Shrimp Luciano at Richmond Hill's Don Peppe.

The menu board.

Holiday music schedule for SiriusXM.

Thursday, October 20, 2016

October 20, 2016

I'm Your Puppet.

CLINTON: Well, that’s because he’d rather have a puppet as president of the United States.

TRUMP: No puppet. No puppet.

CLINTON: And it’s pretty clear...

TRUMP: You’re the puppet!

CLINTON: It’s pretty clear you won’t admit...

TRUMP: No, you’re the puppet.

Monday, October 17, 2016

Sunday, October 16, 2016

October 16, 2016

Reading the crossword blogs this morning and had to figure out "eykioyd." A variant of "YEKIOYD" - you either know it or you don't.

20% coupon, so I ordered this which looks interesting. I've seen the author on cable shows and he gives an unexpected take on his life and our country.

Edible Queens is back. The food in Queens is worth it. Picked up a copy at the Forest Hills Greenmarket.

Star at bottom of Stella Artois glass. Stella after the Latin for "star."

Saturday, October 15, 2016

October 15, 2016

Hombre available on TCM free movies on demand. Written by Elmore Leonard.  is terrific as the villain.

[Grimes has just delivered an ultimatum to Mendez and the others]
John Russell: Hey. I got a question. How are you planning to get back down that hill?
Grimes: Now you wait a minute! I'm getting back down the same way I came up! (Begins running back down the hill. Russell shoots him as he is running)
Jessie: [as Grimes crawls away after being shot] Cicero Grimes, meet John Russell.

Coole Swan is a great tasting Irish Cream Liqueur.