Category Archives: Reminiscing

The Death of ‘Twinkie the Kid’

Hostess, maker of Twinkies, Ding-Dongs, Ho-Hos and Wonder Bread declared today that because of a failure to reach an agreement with the baker’s union they would cease production and begin liquidating assets.Boxes of Hostess Twinkies are going for $100 on … Continue reading

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Dreams of Flying

Some people when they dream of freedom see themselves flying, like a bird. Freed from gravity and the cares of the world they see flight as an idyllic state that can be visited but where few are so privileged as … Continue reading

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Five Schwinns

A good friend recently asked for help fixing her bike. She has a Schwinn Varsity and the rear derailleur had lost a pulley. Because the bike was so old, I had to replace the entire derailleur, but now it works … Continue reading

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