Saluting Silly Songs – A Travelin’ Man

I remember Hank Snow's "I've Been Everywhere" from back in the early Sixties when it was a number-one hit for him. It's all about a travelin' man who has been all over the map, and he  proceeds to rapidly list all the places he's been, many of them with colorful or odd names. But it … Continue reading Saluting Silly Songs – A Travelin’ Man

Australia Has More Than Its Share Of Nasty Critters

Something a little different today. I received a long and descriptive email from one of our regulars -- Peter Tibbles in Australia -- relating to the 'spider' post that I wrote a while back. His cautionary tale of dangerous Aussie creatures is so full of good info -- and fun -- that I had to … Continue reading Australia Has More Than Its Share Of Nasty Critters