The (Happy) Little Drummer Boy

Posted by on Dec 19, 2015 in Best Playlist Ever!, Pop Music!

‘Tis the season!   Like most families who celebrate Christmas (or whatever the holiday of their faith), our household has a holiday music “Greatest Hits” collection.  It dates back to the early 1980s, and the earliest mix was born on cassette (Maxell XLII-90).  In the ’90s, it went digital, spanning two CDs.  Today, it has grown […]

There is no such thing as a 300-pound pink elephant

Posted by on Dec 11, 2015 in Talking Good

May I clear something up?  There seems to be a lot of confusion about how and when to use various metaphorical references to our big, wrinkly gray (or pink) friend, the elephant.  We know about the “elephant in the room,” “pink elephants” and “white elephant sales,” but, more often than not, these phrases get all […]