In da Buff (Buffalo, New York)

Monthly Archive: June 2012

Experiencing part of Buffalo Through Art

(click on images for full view) A cool initiative locally that has gathered steam over the last year is called Painting for Preservation. From their website: Welcome to Painting for Preservation! This initiative is aimed at drawing attention to distressed,…
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Wallenda is now my Frienda

(click on image for full view) I wrote this on Facebook tonight. I didn’t really get it until I saw it unfold. Tonight was a night I needed a reminder not to judge an event before it actually happens.  …
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Tweets of Doom and Terrell Owens

A couple of days ago I tweeted the above. The link in my tweet is to a story about Terrell Owens ongoing legal drama with his baby mamas. I was surprised, probably shouldn’t have been, when I received a reply…
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Some Old Pictures of Saint Stan’s in Buffalo

(click on image to view pics) These pictures are from the late 1910s and early 1920s. Always weird looking at old photos of my childhood neighborhood…seems like a whole different world.  I guess it is.

Morning Muzak: A song called Highway Star

Can’t remember exactly when I bought Made in Japan by Deep Purple…what I do remember is that I have listened to album countless times. Jon Lord (keyboards) and Ricthie Blackmore are incredible on this version of the song Great song…great…
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When Democrats are Republicans and Republicans are Democrats

I had thought about writing a post on the state of local politics after reading how current Erie County District Attorney Frank A. Sedita III (a Democrat)  is getting both the Republican and Democrat endorsements for reelection came November.  To me,…
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Byrd Tweets for 2012-06-05

They're Coming to Take Me Away, Ha-Haaa # Cross party endorsements limit choices for voters. # #Traitor # Gotta hand it to the Kings…they is playin goodly. # Snow White & the Huntsman is like Thor meets…
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