If you’re old enough to remember Kohl’s Food Stores, you’ll appreciate this.

Yes! I am! Or if you never saw one before but still appreciate seeing what happens to oddly shpaed buildings when their original occupant leaves, you will appreciate the blog The Arch, Repurposed: Old Kohl’s Food Stores. Who wants to race me to see about getting up a picture of the one at about 3318Continue reading “If you’re old enough to remember Kohl’s Food Stores, you’ll appreciate this.”

From the Must-be-doing-something-right Dept.

While one may think that I’d be making a lot more blog posts, what with my graduation from college and my schedule having (momentarily) “opened like to petals of the lotus flower — though not nearly as ‘groovy‘ as that sounds.” Instead, this blog has been kind of inactive for a while. With good reason.Continue reading “From the Must-be-doing-something-right Dept.”

Howdy to “The Milwaukee Drum”

The Milwaukee Drum bills itself as “African-American News and Commentary For Metro Milwaukee.” I hope it provides a much-needed change from the constant drumbeat monotone of color in most Milwaukee-area blogs, which are, as far as I’ve seen, written by and large written by white people. A change in perspective is welcome, and needed. Howdy!

When McBride and the Right help the Left

They’re generous. More generous than they should be. My blog stats went boi-oiii-oing when word of the Flynn-McBride affair hit the interwebs, as did Folkbum‘s and Wallah‘s. In fact, for a brief and shining day, I was almost half as well-read as Dan Cody. That’s something to aspire to! Thank you, Jessica, for completing us.Continue reading “When McBride and the Right help the Left”

Curious search queries

Someone out there in cyberspace searched for “bay view milwaukee bad areas,” but I figured I’d look at that and the other from this morning’s search results in my blog’s log. Someone out there in cyberspace searched for “bay view milwaukee bad areas,” but I figured I’d look at that and the other from thisContinue reading “Curious search queries”