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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.

Family Life - Deer

Deer Biology, Family, Trail Camera

The whitetail deer - Odocoileus virginianus - ranged throughout much of Wisconsin during pre-settlement times.  But not in the numbers that are common today.  The great cutover of Wisconsin's northern forest led to a significant increase in deer numbers.  Market hunting that followed contributed to a slump in the population but modern agricultural practices have contributed greatly to a record deer population today.

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Friday Morning Music

Friday Morning Music, Thea Gilmore, Sweet Child o'Mine

The weekend has officially started.

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Eating Your Young

Scott Walker, Trek Bicycle, Politics, Lame Ideas, Eating Your Own Young

Filial cannibalism is the practice of animals eating their own young.   As off-putting as it sounds there is some evolutionary science behind this - including forcing offspring to develop at a faster pace than predators thus increasing their chances of survival.

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A Serpent Pays a Visit

Critters, Reptiles, Labrador Retriever

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Friday Morning Music

Friday Morning Music, The Eagles, Peaceful Easy Feeling, Perfectly Good Guitar

Start of the weekend listeners.

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