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Tom grew up in Milwaukee, bartended in Wauwatosa in the '70s and moved here in 1984.

Commentary, observations and musings about the outdoors, life in general and maybe Tosa politics and personalities will be the order of the day. He savors a lively debate as much as terrific cooking.

Living The High Life

Forestry, Life Is Good, Outdoors, Refreshing Adult Beverage

Fresh air and exercise - at 26 degrees.

Sounds good, eh?

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Tuesday Afternoon Post

Popular Culture

Yeah, I know.

This is a lazy post.

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Give a Man a Fish, Teach a Man to Fish, or a Man Buys a Fish?

Economics, Life Is Good

My wife gives me a lot of rope. 


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Gas Pains Makes a Prediction

Mayor Didier, Politics-Tosa

If any of you aren't doing anything tonight you might want to join me at City Hall at 6:30.  Committee Room #1 to be exact.

Interviews are going to be conducted of 8th District Aldermanic candidates.

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The Science Experiment

Guess the critter, Just For Fun, Outdoors, Smile For The Trail Cam

Yeah, I know that spring doesn't officially arrive until a week from now but I know it's here.

Last week I heard the first red-wing blackbird of the season.  The males arrive first to stake-out their territory and the females will follow later.

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Dienstag Nachmittag Musik

Popular Culture

Only a guy who is half Irish could get away with this post on St. Patrick's Day.

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A Palace Update

Mayor Didier, Politics-Tosa

In case any of you are looking for something to do the Mayor is holding her very first Town Hall Meeting next Tuesday.

Here is the official announcement posted on the website of the Wauwatosa Republican Party.  Plan on attending, 6:30 PM, Tuesday, March 24th in the Garden Room of the Muellner Building at Hart Park.

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Guess the Critter

Guess the critter, Outdoors

Time for some scatological thinking.

I came across some big piles of this scat in the woods this weekend. 

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The Meaning of Nice

Random Musings and Idle Chit Chat

I was doing my treadmill thing at the gym over the lunch hour today and my mind kept wandering over the meaning of nice.

Not the meaning of life - but the meaning of nice.

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The Red Baron and the Great Northwest Passage

Friends, Tosa Curling

Last weekend some Tosa curling buddies and I went on a short road trip to represent the Waukesha Curling Club at a Men's Bonspiel in Pardeeville, WI.

Waukesha, you say?  I thought you curled for Wauwatosa? 

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