Why I Rarely Ever Post Reader Comments

September 28, 2010By FrancisFUN, Rants, Uncategorized

In general, the folks who send me Comments appear to come from another planet altogether. Like, for example, the putz with Abercrombie Fitch UK who sent me the same 902 word sales pitch thirteen times. That said, if you have a comment that’s actually related to one of my posts, send me an email with … Read More

Team Spirit? Brand Loyalty!

September 17, 2010By FrancisBUSINESS, Communications, Uncategorized

Last year my cousin Suzelle emailed me a snapshot from the apartment she owns in Paris—along with a friendly, “You should come visit sometime.” Oops. Yes, this past July, the Birmingham Harebillies were in Paris when The Tour de France rolled into town. It’s an event I follow for three weeks every summer almost as … Read More

Girls Girls Girls

September 19, 2010By francis-adminCULTURE, FUN, Music

It started-out as a Girl Group thing, but somewhere it just went off the rails.   (playlist under artwork) CLICK ARTWORK TO LAUNCH PLAYER OR DOWNLOAD MIX Playlist The Go-Go’s  OUR LIPS ARE SEALED Skeeter Davis  I CAN’T STAY MAD AT YOU Marti Jones  TOURIST TOWN Sheryl Crow STRONG ENOUGH Juliana Raye  IN MY TIME Juliana Raye  TELL ME I’M ALRIGHT Louise Goffin  INSTANT PHOTO … Read More