#342 – Dick Bernard: Part 12. Dropping in on Madison

“Dropping in on Madison” was a no-brainer for me on Friday. I was enroute to Chicago, and the car would have steered itself towards the Capitol at the Hwy 151 exit. (Click on photos to enlarge them.) It was a gray afternoon, in the low 40s, when I parked near the Capitol about 1:30 p.m. […]

#319 – Dick Bernard: "Watching" the State of the Union

I “watched” the State of the Union address in its entirety last night. The word is in quotes, because, while I sat in front of the TV, I mostly watched with my eyes closed. In other words, I listened, like one would be forced to listen in pre-television and instant analysis days which in historical […]

#297 – Dick Bernard: Bells for Haiti, January 12, 2011

UPDATE JANUARY 12, 2011: My post for today re Haiti. January 10, 2011 post on Haiti UPDATE JANUARY 11, 2011: Twin Cities focus News Release for the Bells for Haiti Committee: Honoring Haiti, One Year Later: Bells to Sound Across Minnesota on Wednesday, January 12th City Halls, Churches, and Schools to Toll their Bells at […]