Archive for July, 2012

Bring Music and Life Back to an Elder

Wednesday, July 25th, 2012 Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

I'm not sure why this Kickstarter project to make a documentary called ALIVE INSIDE: A Story of Music & Memory hasn't done better. Maybe we're all tapped out? "Alive Inside is the story of Dan Cohen, a small town social ...

Another Great Video about Happiness and Living Longer

Tuesday, July 24th, 2012 Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »

This Ted Talk is technically about living longer, but the key to living longer is living better and having more fun. The first time I started to watch this it lost me early on, because of her focus on ...

Sopranos Live Longer

Monday, July 23rd, 2012 Posted in Uncategorized | 2 Comments »

That means if my choir director ever demotes me in the future, I can say with authority, "You're killing me!!" According to a recent study, "Life spans of sopranos were found to be significantly greater than those of lower ...

Merry Christmas From 1952

Saturday, July 21st, 2012 Posted in Uncategorized | 13 Comments »

One day, a few years ago, I was checking my mail and I looked down and noticed some old mail that had fallen behind the radiator underneath the bank of mailboxes for my building. I reached back and grabbed ...

Gun Control — Enough Already

Friday, July 20th, 2012 Posted in Uncategorized | 2 Comments »

A friend of mine (Mikal Gilmore) tweeted: That old line that if you outlaw guns only outlaws will have guns is, in fact, an ideal we should consider aspiring to. I've never heard this point made before, ...