Tag Archives: memories

I’m Getting Forgetful In Your Old Age

I realized something interesting today, Modern Philosophers.  I forgot that today was The Girl Who Moved Away’s birthday. You remember The Girl Who Moved Away, right?  She’s the whole reason this blog exists.  I loved her very much, but I … Continue reading

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Of Course I Remember…

Originally posted on The Return of the Modern Philosopher:
We’re all aware of the significance of today’s date, Modern Philosophers. My Facebook and Twitter feeds have been dominated by comments urging me to either never forget, or to always remember…

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Forever Married To The Yankees

I was very excited to watch the Yankees game today, Modern Philosophers, for several reason. First, I needed a distraction to keep my mind from wandering again to what this vacation was originally supposed to be. Second, the Yankees called … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday To My Hero In Heaven

“What are you doing up here on such a frigid night?” Gary the Gargoyle demanded as I climbed out of the attic window and onto the roof. It was quite cold and the roof was covered in snow, as I … Continue reading

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Friday Night Think Tank: Never Forget

It’s Friday, Modern Philosophers. Of course, it’s just not any Friday.  The calendar has brought us to September 11, the date that will forever live in infamy for this generation. Oddly, the weather has made an abrupt change here in … Continue reading

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Throwing It Back To Thinner, Bouncier Days

Happy Throwback Thursday, Modern Philosophers. In honor of this important holiday, I thought I’d share a couple of photos that are an interesting contrast to my current life. The photo on the left was taken this afternoon at 3:00, after … Continue reading

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Happy Bastille Day! A Rambling About First Love

Originally posted on The Return of the Modern Philosopher:
Bonjour, mes amis!  Happy Bastille Day!  While I know the French can be rather annoying, and they tend to judge us Modern Philosophers at they glare at us icily from beneath…

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Friday Night Think Tank: The Mother of all Posts

Happy Friday, Modern Philosophers! We’ve made it through another work week, and now we get to advance to the Weekend Bonus Round, where prizes are doubled and the fun is exponentially increased. As you know, Sunday is Mother’s Day, so … Continue reading

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Here’s To You, Dad!

Today is my father’s birthday, Modern Philosophers. While Big Austin has been gone for some time now,  February 11 will always be his special day. I think about Dear Old Dad, as he liked to refer to himself, quite often, … Continue reading

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Friday Night Think Tank: Christmas Memories

Happy Friday, Modern Philosophers! I’ve had the last couple of days off, so I’ve been able to write more blog posts than usual.  However, I’ve been most looking forward to our weekly philosophical exchange out in The Think Tank. Of … Continue reading

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