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I vote for "Old" Vader

Before I was a comics, Star Trek and beer geek, I was a stamp collector. So I still keep up with new issues and buy cool ones to address my mail. And I know some of the rules about who can be honored on a stamp. The primary rule has been that no living person […]

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A note on Father’s Day

In the face of current social and political situation, and because it was Father’s Day when I started putting this down, I wanted to share some impressions of my dad. I don’t believe my dad ever said a disparaging word about any individual or group. If he reads this, he may write back to say, […]

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What I Learned Today #2: Herbie Flowers

This comes from the fine radio show “Mint,” which, regrettably, is being pulled from the BBC 6 schedule: Herbie Flowers is someone you’ve heard, if you’ve heard classic rock at all. He’s a session bass player who started out playing tuba on cruise ship bands in the early 60’s, and began to pick up the […]

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Musical Cheese for Sept. 26, 2012

Hey, it took a while to get this episode rendered and uploaded. The actual class I’m taking that lets me come play in the WIIT studio is eating up a lot of my time and causing frustration.Musical Cheese Show, Sept. 29, 2012 at 9 pm, WIIT 88.9 FM Every Woman I Know is Crazy ‘Bout […]

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The Return of Musical Cheese! Sept 12, 2012

Here we are with a new semester at good ol’ WIIT, the voice of Illinois Institute of Technology. The little radio station that could now has a new board and all us DJ’s have had to go in for re-training.

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Musical Cheese Archive: 29 February 2012

I guess this has been pretty low on my list of priorities, but I do slog along with it. In 2012, while attending an evening computer class at Illinois Institute of Technology, I was able to host a radio shift on the campus station, WIIT. For the first time in nearly 30 years, I was […]

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Musical Cheese II: The saga continues!

Now, I don’t know how long I’ll be doing this little broadcast from the studios of WIIT. There may be a job coming down the line that keeps me from coming in for class, who knows? The next podcast could be my last! So I learned a few things after last week’s opening salvo. First, […]

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Back in the Booth! My Musical Cheese show

It’s something I’ve awaited for 25 years. I had promised myself that, if by some chance I got myself affiliated with a school or college with a radio station, I would get myself an air shift! And that one-class certificate course I’m taking at Illinois Institute of Technology is my ticket. Once I knew I […]