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Lost and Found: The Search for Harry and Edna

Harry and Edna atop a glacier in Alaska; 1958, which was the year before Alaska became the 49th state.

Admittedly, until recently, I didn’t know much about a collectors genre known as Lost Photos or Other People’s Photos. Sure, I’ve visited my fair share of antique malls, and often wondered how old photos — framed or otherwise — came to lose their way and get beyond the grasp of familiar family circles. How does that happen, right? But the ... Read More »

St. Louis Rolls Out the Red Carpet

Last week, all my dreams came true when “The Other Guys” brought the “other” movie premiere to the Chesterfield Galaxy 14 Cinema in St. Louis. In the days leading up to the premiere, I spent each morning trying to win tickets on the radio, only to wake up on Thursday (premiere day) defeated and, quite frankly, bummed out.  I thought ... Read More »

As seen on Facebook: Cape Girardeau is the Ultimate Status Update

Facebook Status update

“They’re never going to believe this,” I mumbled to myself, typing my Facebook status with one hand while checking a text message from my sister on my cell phone. HER TEXT:  Just saw your Facebook post. What the heck did you do today? MY REPLY:  Wouldn’t you like to know… Today I had basically given a tour of the city ... Read More »