We started out with talk of the weather. Dad's observation was the same as the official weather reporting station. The Buck's football team lost last night, but all history of the old team's mascot has been eliminated. Short conversation this week.
The Yankton Bucks won their inaugural game beating Hurron easily. They are open for input for a replacement of the Yankton Memorial Pool. Dad is not a fan of water, yet he did build a paddle boat back in the day, that had one voyage.
There was some weather talk but again not much on this subject.
It has been quiet in the neighborhood on Friday nights, but that will change when the school district finishes with the football stadium reconstruction. A Don VanEpps story of his Uncles cistern having snakes. Old people shouldn't drive There was some weather talk but again not much on this subject.
The highlight of today's conversation was his visit last night (Friday) with his old childhood neighbor Don VanEpps. A new story that I didn't hear before about how Dad wrecked Don's bicycle tire when trying to blow it up. Talked about the missing Todd Herrboldt (I do not know this person) The weather but not much on this subject. And the changing restaurant landscape in Yankton. Whats old is what is new again.
They had rain yesterday and it is sunny today. Princeton has a rainy weekend. But not as rainy as Texas with the Hurricane Harvey. There was a time when there was coffee roasting, beer brewing, and computer usage.
Caught Dad still in bed when I called him this morning. He had no excuse for why. He talked about his encounters with the Korean Nationals when he was in Korea. He thought they were pretty good people. Play Music - Download Audio -
After a brief hiatus, we are back with our weekly conversation. JoAnn was getting ready for her 85th birthday open house while Dad planned on staying in the background.Listen Music - Listen Audio Files -
Our favorite topic weather starts off this weeks conversation. The bank robber in Yankton turned himself in, and Dad's brush with fame of another bank robbery in Yankton. And he must of made it through his Wedding Adversary/Valentine's Day but he doesn't know how. And other miscellaneous topics. Podcast Hosting - Embed Audio -
Discussion of the weeks weather that affected Yankton and not central Minnesota. Talk about our new diet program that will be ending soon. Finally the 2017 Celebrity Dead Pool who to place your big money on.
Inauguration Day 2017 • Gas $2.25 (Lincoln NE) • National average $2.32 • Dow 19,819 • NASDAQ 5560.7 • Unemployment 4.7% • Labor Participation Rate 62.6% • Median Family Income 55K • Current Military Conflicts: Afghanistan, Iraq, Syria, Yemen • National Debt: 19.9 Trillion • National Budget Deficit: $591.2 Billion • Federal Spending: $3.9 Trillion Posting this so it will come up in my memories in 2020 for a little comparison that people can't say was 'altered' over time. Copy and paste to your own feed so it will show up in your 'On This Day' reminders.
First Conversation of the New Year. Discussed his Birthday coming up in a few days (the 11th) Mentioned the national news story of the Florida shooter. And also the cold weather. Upload Music Files - Podcast Hosting -