Hattie’s Smile

Alison

Hattie McDaniel is one of my all-time favorites. Her portrayal of Mammie in, "Gone With the Wind" is . . . OK, really, what could I possibly write about it that hasn’t already been written?  She was fabulous; I’ll leave it at that.  Today

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Jaws

Alison

We all know that sharks can regrow their teeth, but what might be news is that humans possess the same genes that allow sharks to regenerate teeth! Some researchers in the UK have, “ identified a network of genes that are responsible for tooth

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I Scream

Alison

I scream when I eat ice cream. Well, I almost screamed today when I was furniture shopping by the Baskin Robins. Normally I would not make a trip for ice cream, but the strawberry cheesecake called my name as I parked and went into the upholstery

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Smiting Spoonerisms

Alison

 The smart fellah pictured to the right is Lt. Col. Ralph Peters. He was on Fox News the other day and had a bit of a verbal snafu, or in this case an unintentional spoonerism. “An example [of a spoonerism] is saying "The Lord is a shoving

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