Saturday, June 1, 2019

Route 66 Tour

Route 66, where it splits off from I-40 in northwest Arizona

Wild Burros in Oatman

Colorado River, Grand Canyon
Different than in National Park
Permit to drive down (!)

Tuesday, May 28, 2019


It always amazes me when our current president speaks of how much the press maligns "your favorite president."  I really don't hear the press speak much on Theodore Roosevelt in our day & age!  😉😅  ---Marie Byars 

Wednesday, May 1, 2019

Knock Yourself Out

(Knock-Knock Jokes to Make You Groan)

1: Knock-Knock.
2: Who's there?
1: Owl say.
2: Owl say who?
1: You're right, they do!

1: Knock-Knock.
2: Who's there?
1: Pencil.
2: Pencil who?
1: Never mind; it's pointless.

1: Knock-Knock.
2: Who's there?
1: Kanga.
2: Kanga who?
1: No...Kangaroo!


How to end a Knock-Knock joke:

1: Knock-Knock.
2: It's open!

Wednesday, April 10, 2019

Saturday, March 2, 2019

Original Sin

I take issue with both laissez faire, hands-off capitalism and full socialism for the same reason: the inherent selfishness of humanity.  With unrestricted capitalism, you see the selfishness, the rising oligarchy, which this country went through once before, starting about 140 years ago.  With socialism, you would see those who are lazy wanting to sponge off those who work hard.  The optimal solution is a balance between the two.  --Marie Byars

Saturday, February 2, 2019

Couldn't Resist

I said what I needed to say so much earlier.  I'm just watching things unfold now.  But I just couldn't pass up on this:

Surprising Poetry